Bonnie L. Stout
Bonnie L. Stout

DELPHOS, Ohio — Bonnie L. Stout, 85, of Delphos, died at 7:02 p.m. Thursday, July 3, 2014, at Vancrest Healthcare Center of Delphos.

She was born March 11, 1929, at home in Allen County, to the late Harley L. and Daisy D. (Downhour) Morris.

She was united in marriage to Emmet Stout on Oct. 26, 1946. He preceded her in death on April 25, 1994.


She was a very good seamstress and enjoyed crocheting. She was also a marvelous cook. She was a member of Harley Davidson Full Dresser and Touring Association. She was a homemaker and farmer and farmed alongside her husband Emmet her entire life.

Survivors include two daughters: Carolyn (Ron) Rice and Patricia (Michael) Metcalfe, both of Delphos. She was Granny to five: Teri (Chris) Grothaus of Columbus Grove, Donald (Nikki) Rice of Delphos, Steven (Trisha) Jones of Convoy, Mark (Elaine) Rice of Pittsburg/Delphos, and Suzi (Roy) Kill of Delphos. She is also survived by 18 great-grandchildren.

Services will be on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, Delphos, with calling one hour prior to the service. The Rev. David Howell will officiate. Burial will be in Ridge Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Monday, July 7, 2014, from 2-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Vancrest Healthcare Center of Delphos or St. Rita’s Hospice.

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