KALIDA - Kim C. Travis, 55, of Kalida died at 6:10 p.m. Sunday, April 14, 2013 at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima.
She was born May 10, 1957 in Dayton to the late Nicholas and Iva E. (Poole) Pohlabel. On Aug. 24, 1974 she married Gregory Travis who survives in Kalida and they are divorced. Her loving companion, Steve Duling survives in Ottawa.
Also surviving are three children, Tracey (Dwight) Maag of Leipsic, Troy (Melissa Weber) Travis of Kalida, and Shane (Gina) Travis of Kalida; a step daughter, Stacy Duling; a step son, Michael Duling; eight grandchildren, Tyler, Olivia, Alexa, and Travis Maag, Jacie Thomas, Jordan, Tori, and Logan Travis; two brothers, Steven (Lenore) Pohlabel of Burlington, Wis., and Kyle (Tracy) Pohlabel of Dayton; two sisters, Kelle (Raymond) Venable of Huber Heights and Lisa (David) Morrison of Germantown; and many cousins, nieces, nephews, and extended family.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Terry Schoonover.
Kim was a grill cook for the University of Northwestern Ohio, Lima. She was known as "Aunt Bea" by her nieces and nephews and enjoyed going to the beach, bowling, and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at Love-Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Jackson Township with Fr. Mark Hoying officiating. Burial will follow in St. Michael's Cemetery, Kalida.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday and one hour prior to the service on Thursday at the funeral home.
Condolences can be expressed at: www.lovefuneralhome.com.