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Elizabeth Anne "Betty" (Hoersten) Daeger

September 2, 1930 ~ June 27, 2018 (age 87)

Elizabeth Anne "Betty" Daeger

  GROVER HILL - Elizabeth Anne "Betty" Daeger, 87, of Grover Hill died 1:55 p.m., Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice, Van Wert, Ohio.  She was born September 2, 1930 in Putnam County to the late Louis and Catherine (Fischbach) Hoersten.  On April 22, 1950, she married Louis Daeger.  He died January 10, 2006.

  Survivors include three children: Deborah (David) Wenninger of Haviland, David (Sheri) Daeger of Van Wert and Douglas (Jean) Daeger of Spencerville, IN; nine grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; and one on the way; three brothers: Roger (Julie) Hoersten of Sidney, Harold Hoersten of Van Wert and John Hoersten of Rockford; a sister: Jeanette Black of Payne; and three sisters-in-law: Madge Hoersten of Rockford, Madelyn Scarbrough of Huntington, IN and Rosemary Price-Scarbrough of Van Wert.

  She was also preceded in death by a son: Ronald Daeger; a great-grandson: John Wenninger; three brothers: Eddie (Emma) Hoersten, Ike (Millie) Hoersten and Bud Hoersten; two sisters: Rita (Monk) Adams and Mary (Russell) Bullinger; a sister-in-law: Nada Hoersten; and a brother-in-law: Fred Black.

  Betty was a homemaker and helped on the family farm.  She was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Ottoville.  She enjoyed gardening, crocheting, cooking, baking and canning.  Betty was a Detroit Tigers fan and deeply loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

  A Mass of Christian burial will begin 10:30 a.m., Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Ottoville with Very Reverend Jerome Schetter officiating.  Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, Ottoville.  Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Friday at LOVE-HEITMEYER FUNERAL HOME, JACKSON TWP.  A scripture will begin at 1:45 p.m., Friday at the funeral home. 

  Memorial donations may be made to Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

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