CLOVERDALE - Rose Mary Horstman, 89, of Cloverdale died at 12:01 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013 at The Meadows of Kalida.
She was born Oct. 24, 1923 in Kalida, to the late William F. and Amelia (Siefker) Leopold. On Nov. 28, 1946 she married Arthur H. Horstman, who died Oct. 9, 1998.
Survivors include three daughters, Mary Jane (Kenneth) Palte, of New Cleveland, Dr. Anna Horstman (Joseph Recker) of Glandorf, and Barbara (Steve) Verhoff of Kalida; four sons, Paul (Mary Jane) Horstman of Ottoville, James (Ruth) Horstman of Cloverdale, Richard (Judy) Horstman of Houston, Texas, and Thomas Horstman of Cloverdale; 26 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; a sister, Jane Leopold of Kalida; and a sister-in-law, Marilyn Leopold of Kalida.
She was preceded in death by a brother, William J. Leopold.
Rose Mary dedicated her life to her family. She was a member of St Barbara's Catholic Church, Cloverdale and its Altar Rosary Society and Catholic Ladies of Columbia. She was also a former council member for the Village of Cloverdale.
A Mass of Christian Burial will begin 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 16, at St. Barbara's Catholic Church, Cloverdale with Fr. John Stites officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by Love-Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Jackson Township (Corner of 224 & 634).
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Barbara's Catholic Church or a charity of the donor's choice.
Condolences may be expressed at www.lovefuneralhome.com.