GROVE – Joseph A. Blankemeyer, 77, of Columbus Grove died 10:12
p.m. Thursday, April 10, 2014 at OSU Medical Center, Columbus.
was born December 4, 1936 in Columbus Grove to the late Cornelius and
Cecilia (Goecke) Blankemeyer. On Oct. 27, 1962, he married
Judith Eversole who survives in Columbus Grove.
include three children: Steven (Laura) Blankemeyer of New Albany,
and Lisa (Jon) Diller and Glenn (Amy) Blankemeyer, both of
Columbus Grove; nine grandchildren: Nathan, Alyssa, and Erica
Blankemeyer, Courtney, Jena, Clay, and Logan Diller, and Cole and
Dylan Blankemeyer; two brothers: Norman (Kathy) Blankemeyer of Maumee
and James (Carolyn) Blankemeyer of Venore, TN; a sister: Patricia
Donaldson of Columbus Grove; and three sisters-in-law: Juanita
Blankemeyer of Ottawa, Delores Blankemeyer of Columbus Grove, and
Judith Blankemeyer of Kalida.
was preceded in death by three brothers: William, Daniel, and Robert
Blankemeyer; a sister: Anne Blankemeyer; and a brother-in-law: James
from Scot Lad Foods, Lima. He was an Army Veteran and a member
of St. Anthony Catholic Church, Columbus Grove and K of C, Columbus
of Christian Burial will begin at 11:30 a.m. Monday, April 14, 2014
at St. Anthony Catholic Church, Columbus Grove with Fr. Tom Extejt
officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at HEITMEYER FUNERAL HOME,
Columbus Grove with a Scripture Service at 7 p.m.
contributions may be made to American Heart Association or American
may be expressed at www.heitmeyerfhatgrove.com.