CELINA, Ohio — Martha Jane Kirchenbauer, 87, of Celina, died at 7:14
p.m. Sunday, May 4, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home, Celina.
She was born July 22, 1926, in Decatur, Ind., to the late Raymond and Evangeline Eyanson.
Her husband, Bill D. Kirchenbauer, survives. They were married Nov. 29, 1947.
Other survivors include a daughter: Darlene (Don) Mottinger of Ohio
City; brother: Raymond (Bunsun) Eyanson of Ohio City; three
grandchildren: Dewayne (Amanda) Mottinger and Dana Mottinger, both of
Ohio City, and Denice (Jon) Ringler of Paulding; three
great-grandchildren: Mallory and Mryssa Mottinger and Austen Joseph; a
sister-in-law: Roberta, and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by four brothers: Bob, Theodore, Bernie and Freddy Eyanson, and a sister: Mary Castle.
was a homemaker, a life member and past of president of V.F.W.
Auxiliary Post 5803 in Van Wert, and a charter member of Rockford
Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May
8, 2014, at Cowan & Son Funeral Home, Van Wert. The Rev. Randy
Bevington of Ohio City Church of God will officiate. Burial will be in
Woodlawn Cemetery, Ohio City.
Calling is Wednesday from 2 - 7 p.m.
Preferred memorial is Mercer County Council on Aging, 217 Riley Street, Celina.
Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded at: cowanfuneralhome.com.