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Shirley  Ann  Maier
  • Humane Society of Mercer County
    Celina, OH 45822

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“Mom I love and miss you so much. My memories of you will last a lifetime and so will the pain of losing you. You were an amazing woman and I wish I...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Kimberly S Barhorst - Wapakoneta, OH

“I always remember the dancer. Any reunion, wedding, etc. Shirley and all the siblings were a blast on the dance floor. My dad, Uncle Linus, is...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: wanda murphy - ketterring, OH

“I truly enjoyed working with Shirley at Huffy. She was a sweet kind person and everyone liked her. she will be missed. my prayers to the family. ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: marcia rinderle - celina, OH

“My earliest memory of any wedding was Shirley and Jim's. I was in awe of her beauty and how princess-like Shirley was that day. But true to her...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Lois (Bertke) Requarth - OH

“I recall such wonderful memories of going to the Bertke Reunion at the Walk-Up Country Club and Shirley and her sister, Judy were the most awesome to...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Patty Isaacs - Kettering, OH

“I don't think any one will ever forget her wonderful potatoe salad! I remember running into her at Chiefs trying to get all the stuff to make it! I...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Tammy Bertke Hogan - Coldwater, OH


Shirley Ann Maier, age 74, of 3986 Mud Pike in Celina, Ohio passed away at 8:40p.m. on Thursday July 24, 2014 at home. She was born on Sept. 19, 1939 in St. Peter, Ohio to Walter Bertke (Dec'd) and Leona (Miller) Bertke of Ft. Recovery. On July 4, 1959 she married James Lee Maier, who lives in Celina. Also surviving are her children Daniel L. & Susan Maier of Celina, Brenda L. Maier of Dallas, TX, Kimberly S. Barhorst of Wapakoneta, Ronda L. Westover of Celina, Shawn L. Maier of Celina, 10 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, brothers & sisters-in-law Jerry Bertke of Ft. Recovery, Wally Bertke of Ft. Recovery Louis & Kathy Bertke of Tremont, IL, Melvin & Karen Bertke of Ft. Recovery, Georgia Bertke of Ft. Recovery, sister & brother-in-law Judith Homan of Ft. Recovery, in-laws Mary Jo & Dick Colson of Celina, Ruth Stoepfel of Celina, Dallas & Linda Maier of Celina, Richard & Pat Maier of Celina, Phyllis Maier of Celina. Shirley was preceded in death by her brothers Leroy Bertke, brother-in-law Ernie Homan, sister-in-law Pat Bertke, in-laws Cletus Stoepfel, and Robert Maier. She was formerly employed at Wrights Truck Stop, Mersman Furniture, Buckeye Overhauls, and Huffys. She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Celina. She loved pets and was an advocate for the Humane Society. Funeral services will be held at 10:30a.m. on Monday July 28, 2014 at the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina, with Fr. Kenneth G. Alt officiating. Burial will follow in Swamp College Cemetery in Celina. A private family viewing will be held at the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Mercer County. On-Line condolences may be left at LHDfuneralhome.com.