Goldie A. Lauer, 84, of Whipple, passed away on Monday (Dec. 24, 2012) at Harmar Place. Goldie was born in Washington County, Ohio, on Nov. 23, 1928.
She was a volunteer of Fearing Fire Department Auxiliary, enjoyed playing bingo, bowling and quilting and loved to fix Sunday dinners for her family and friends.
On July 10, 1946, she married Richard R. Lauer who survives with two sons and two daughters: David (Carmen) Lauer, Wayne (Bobbie) Lauer, Donna (Donald) Whittekind and Linda Erb; grandchildren, Anthony (Dawn) Lauer, David (Amy) Lauer, Angela Harriman, Mike Durham, Becca (Brad) Garrison, Jennifer Morgenstern, Donnie Whittekind, Katrina (Phil) Thompson, Billie (Paul) Metz, Richard (Cindy) Erb, Nicole (Micheal) Pfalzgraf, Noah (Selena) Erb, Nathanael (Jessica) Erb, Isaac (Rachael) Erb, Jessica (Mitchel) Dearth; 27 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; sister, Thelma Lauer; brother, Charles (Charlene) Martin; two brothers-in-law, Carl Lauer and Eugene Wigal.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Clement O. Martin and Monie Stewart Martin Cline; sisters, Hazel Heslop and Dianna Wigal; brothers, Glen Ernest Martin, Ronnie E. Martin, Donald R. Martin; grandchild, Dara Jo Lauer; brothers and sisters-in-law, Ralph (Sylvia) Lauer and Christain (Wanita) Lauer; brother-in-law; Carl Heslop and son-in-law, William W. Erb.
Funeral services will be held on Friday (Dec. 28) at 1 p.m. at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with Roger Rush officiating. Burial will follow in Dalzell Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday after 2 p.m. with family present from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Messages of sympathy may be sent at wwwmslfuneralhome.com