December 13, 2005
414 E. Main Street New Washington OH 44854 12/16/2005 14:00:00
Gertrude L. Kimmel, age 85, resident of New Washington, Ohio passed away Tuesday, December 13, 2005 at the Galion Community Hospital. Born November 13, 1920 to the late Peter and Dora (Studer) Nedolast. She was married to Clarence Kimmel who preceded her in death on March 17, 1989 after 49 years of marriage and had been a life long New Washington resident. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She enjoyed sports and was an avid bingo player. Mrs. Kimmel retired from the C.E. White Company in New Washington. She was a member of the St. Bernard’s Catholic Church and a member of the Altar Rosary Society.
She is survived by five daughters and sons-in-law, Anna Marie and Thomas Niedermier of New Washington; Diane and Charles Cover of Hay Springs, NE; Linda and Ronald Wentz of Avon, Ohio; Carleen and Gary Solze of Bucyrus; Debra and Lon Kinn of Bucyrus; six sons and four daughters-in-law, Larry and Mary Kimmel of Mansfield; Kenneth and Carol Kimmel of Shelby; David and Elaine Kimmel of Tiro; Pete Kimmel of New Washington; Benedict and Becki Kimmel of Tiro; Steven Kimmel of New Washington; 37 grandchildren; 4 step-grandchildren; 60 great grandchildren 1 great great grandson; two sisters, Florence Kalb and Ruth Falter both of Bucyrus; nieces, nephews and other relatives. In addition to her husband, Clarence E. Kimmel , she was preceded in death by her two daughters, Mary Ann Hosey and infant, Patricia Kimmel; one son Daniel Kimmel; 3 great grandchildren; 7 brothers and 3 sisters.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in New Washington on Friday, December 16, 2005 from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M.. Funeral Mass will be celebrated Saturday, December 17, 2005 at 10:00 AM at the St. Bernard’s Catholic Church in New Washington with Father Robert Dendinger officiating. Burial will follow in St. Bernard’s Catholic Cemetery in New Washington. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Bernard’s Endowment Fund or to the donor’s choice.