Wanda S. Briegel

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414 E. Main Street New Washington OH 44854 9/15/2015 14:00:00

New Washington OH 44854 9/16/2015 11:00:00

Wanda Sue Briegel, age 69, resident of New Washington, Ohio passed away on Friday, September 11, 2015 in the Galion Community Hospital. She was born on January 3, 1946 in Crestline, Ohio to the late Irwin and Pauline (Hanna) Tooker. Wanda was a 1964 graduate of Buckeye Central High School and a 1966 graduate of the Mansfield Business College. She was a homemaker and had worked at the former Struble Drug in New Washington for many years. She was an active member of the St. John’s Lutheran Church in New Washington where she served as custodian for eleven years and was a former treasurer of the Buckeye Central Athletic Boosters. She had a love for pets including cats and her bird, Raymond, knitting, quilting, cross-stitch work, flower gardening, trips to Lake Erie and the Amish Country, but most of all, watching her grandchildren in sports.
She is survived by her husband, James E. Briegel whom she married on April 2, 1966; three children, Laura (Randy) Aichholz of New Washington, Mark (Lori) Briegel of Fredericktown, and Beth (Cortney) Clewell of Zanesville; five grandchildren, Courtney (Wyatt) Wills, Lyndsay and Brooklynn Briegel, Zach Aichholz, and Clayton Clewell; one great grandson, Caleb Wills; and expecting a future great granddaughter, Madelynn Wills in November; one step-daughter, Samantha (Ron) Greathouse; two step-great grandsons, Derek and Jonathon Greathouse; and one sister, Gloria (Richard) Simpson of Shelby.
She is preceded in death by an infant grandson, Connor Briegel.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in New Washington, Ohio on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at the St. John’s Lutheran Church on Wednesday at 11:00 AM with Reverend Tom Pairan officiating. Burial will follow in St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to the church or to the donor’s choice. Online condolences can be made at www.secorfuneralhomes.com


Crystal (Fabela) Escalera - Sep 15, 2015

Beth and Family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Your mom was always so caring and fun to be around. I have great memories of her when we were in high school.

Don & Laura Rogers - Sep 15, 2015

Mark & Lori and family,
So sorry for your loss, our deepest condolences.

Steve & Pam Strohm - Sep 15, 2015

Jim, Our heartfelt condolences to you and your family.

Wally Gantzler - Sep 15, 2015

Condolences to you, Jim. Wanda was a classmate from early elementary and was always nice. You two were so obviously made for each other even while in school. Best wishes.

Kim and Tom McNany - Sep 14, 2015

Beth, Cortney and Clayton – we are so very sorry for your loss. May God grant you peace and comfort and strength during this very difficult time.

John & Patty Reppart - Sep 14, 2015

Jim & family…we are so sorry to learn of Wanda’s passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Wanda was a sweet lady and will be missed by many. God bless you all.

Brian Votaw - Sep 13, 2015

Very sorry Mark, Lori and family. You are in our prayers.

Aurie Szymczak - Sep 13, 2015

So sorry to learn of the passing of your wife, mother, grandmother….She was a special caring lady and I know she will be greatly missed…. May God wrap you in his arms and comfort you at this time of need..Prayers to all

John and Shirley Vahala - Sep 13, 2015

We are so sorry for your loss Beth, Cortney, Clayton and the rest of the family. We will be keeping all of you in our thoughts and prayers.

Sharon Groves - Sep 12, 2015

I am so sorry for your loss.