Amelia R. Loshe

Posted on Jul 29, 2013
Amelia R. Loshe

Amelia R. Loshe, 100, of Decatur passed away on Saturday, July 27, 2013 at River Terrace Estates in Bluffton. She was born on December 19, 1912 in Adams County to August T. and Ellen M. (Rumschlag) Lengerich. She was married on April 14, 1932 to Herman P. Loshe.
She was a member of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Harvest House, Women of St. Mary, and Lady of Victory study club.
She is survived by three sons, Jim (Ruth) Loshe of Decatur; Paul (Shirley) Loshe of Fort Wayne; and Gerald (Karen) Loshe of Bluffton; three daughters, Rose Taylor of Madison, Mississippi; Terri (Jim) Hoffman of Decatur; and Nancy (Dan) Harris of Berne; brother, Robert (Irene) Lengerich of Fort Wayne; three sisters, Germaine Straub; Dolores (Carl) Mankey; and Mary Dale, all of Decatur; 20 grandchildren; 50 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband on February 19, 2000; daughter, Carol Ann; son-in-law, LaMar Taylor; three sisters; and six brothers.
Visitation will be held from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 30 at Haggard Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home in Decatur and one hour prior to the 10:30 a.m. service on Wednesday, July 31 at the St. Mary Parrish Hall. Holy Rosary will be at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 30 at the funeral home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 31 at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church. Burial will be at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery. Officiating will be Father David Voors.
Memorials may be given to St. Mary Building on our Heritage.
Arrangements provided by Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home in Decatur. To sign the guest book, click on