Deloris Mae Lichtenberger
Deloris Mae Lichtenberger

VAN WERT, Ohio - Deloris Mae Lichtenberger of Van Wert died at 7:55 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at Van Wert Hospital.

She was born Feb. 23, 1952, in Wren, Ohio, to Wilma (Overholser) of Wren and John S. Lichtenberger of Wren.

Other survivors include her brothers: Sherman (Virginia) Lichtenberger of Berne, Ind., and Stanley (Jennifer) Lichtenberger of Van Wert, sisters: Beverly (Alan R.) Lichtensteiger of rural Ohio City, Ohio, and Joyce (Jim) Graffmiller of Portland, Ind., and many nieces and nephews.

She worked in several area restaurants and was manager at Geppie's for five years. She later provided child care at her home and was mother to many kids. She was a member of Wren United Brethren Church, loved doing crafts, crocheting and the OSU Buckeyes.

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at Cowan & Son Funeral Home, Van Wert. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Ohio City.

Calling hours are Wednesday from 2 - 8 p.m.

Preferred memorial is Gideon's International.

Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded at: cowanfuneralhome.com.