Beth Ann Wanemacher, age 51 years, of rural Archbold, passed away Sunday morning, June 9, 2013, in her home following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.
She was born Dec. 9, 1961, at Wauseon, the daughter of William and Arlene (Schultz) Lovejoy, and married Joel Wanemacher on Dec. 5, 1981.
A 1980 graduate of Archbold High School, she was the transportation supervisor for the Archbold Area Schools many years.
She enjoyed cooking, baking, decorating, and most of all spending time with her family, especially her grandson.
She was a member of St. John’s Christian Church in Archbold.
She is survived by her husband, Joel; three daughters, Amy (Christopher) Baden of Pettisville, Mindy Wanemacher (fiancé Travis Gruenhagen) and Carrie Wanemacher, both of Archbold; a grandson, Carson Baden; two brothers, David (Renee) Lovejoy and Thomas Lovejoy, both of Archbold; one sister, Debra (Jon) Rupp of Fayette; and motherin law, Beverly Wanemacher of Archbold.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and father-inlaw, Howard Wanemacher.
Services will be held today, Wednesday, at 10 a.m. at St. John’s Christian Church with Pastors Erich Christman and Adam Just officiating. Interment will follow in the Archbold Cemetery.
Short Funeral Home in Archbold was entrusted with the arrangements.
The family suggests that memorials be given to St. John’s Christian Church or Relay For Life. www.ShortFuneralHome.com.