R. Sue Stetler, age 84, of Celina, passed away on Thursday, July 8, 2021
at the Miller Place in Celina.
She was born on March 22, 1937 in Auglaize County to the late James W.
and Naomi (Brodbeck) Now.
On February 26, 1956 she married Claire B. Stetler who passed away on
October 24, 2020.
She is survived by her children Bruce (Kelly) of Seabrook, TX, Brian
(Kendra) of Celina, Beth (Chuck) Matrazzo of Chapel Hill, NC., eight
grandchildren Kevin (Sara) Mowery, Stacey (Bryan) Schnabel, Melissa
(Todd) Steinbrunner, Matt (Stacey) Stetler, Megan (Scott) Miller, Laura
Matrazzo, Brian Stallter, Cody (Kari) Stallter; 14 great-grandchildren
Nate, Tatum Mowery, Brittany Steinbrunner, Maci Munson, Brady
Steinbrunner, Braylon Steinbrunner, Connor Ellis, Jak Steinbrunner,
Kendyll Steinbrunner, Alanah Stetler, Raylynn Stetler, Harrison Miller,
Elan Schnabel, Grae Schnabel, brothers Jim (Pat) Now of Celina, Joe
(Evelyn) Now and her sister sister Lois Armstrong of Lima.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter and
son-in-law Barbara K. "Bobbi" (Joe) Ernest and her brother-in- Law Harry
Sue graduated from Celina High School with the class of 1955. After High
School she worked for an insurance Company in Ft. Wayne. She was
formerly employed at Wilson shoe store in Celina and was employed by the
Celina City Schools, she retired as a bank teller from the former First
National Bank after 23 years of services. During her retirement she
found herself working at the Chief Supermarket for ten years, until she
retired a second time.
She was a member of the Grand Lake United Methodist Church in Celina,
Phi Beta Psi Sorority for over thirty years, the Red Hat Club and the
Celina American Legion Unit #210 Auxiliary.
She enjoyed baking, collecting purses, baskets and Crystal. She would
not miss a chance to go to an auction or garage sale. Sue was a people
person and enjoyed a very social life. She loved her family and
cherished the opportunity to hold her grandbabies.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00p.m. on Wednesday, July 14, 2021 at
the Lehman-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina, with Rev. Diane Mendelson
Burial will follow in the North Grove Cemetery in Celina. Friends may
call from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00p.m. on Wednesday at the Lehman-Dzendzel
contributions may be made to Grand Lake Hospice c/o JTD Hospital
Foundation 200 St. Clair St., St. Marys, Ohio 45885.
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