225 W. Monroe St., New Bremen, OH 45869

Joan M. Wenning May 17, 1933 - March 19, 2024

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Formerly of New Bremen and a resident of the Vancrest of St. Marys, died on Tuesday, March 19, 2024. She was born on May 17, 1933 in Fort Recovery, OH. The daughter of the late Steve and Agnes (Fiely) Evers. On January 9, 1954, she married Ernest E. Wenning and he preceded her in death on April 17, 2013. Survivors include her daughter Phyllis Schwartz of New Bremen and son Mark (Nancy) Wenning of Bowling Green, OH. Also surviving are her grandchildren Ashley Wenning and Greg Wenning, both of Bowling Green, OH. Her son in law Werner Schwartz preceded her in death.
Joan was a member of the Church of the Holy Redeemer in New Bremen. She retired from Crown Equipment Corp. of New Bremen.

Private family services will be held with burial in the German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen. In lieu of flowers or other items, the family requests that memorial contributions should be made to a local charity in Joan’s name. Memories and condolences can be shared with the Wenning family on the funeral home website: www.gilberghartwigfh.com.

Private Family Services


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    Roger and Cheryl Barlage says

    Sorry for your loss. Sending our sympathy.

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    Marilyn Sommer says

    Mark and Phyllis, I send my sincere sympathy for your loss. May you have comfort and peace remembering the good times.

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    Roger & Patti Dircksen says

    Phillis & Mark, Somedays there’s pain and somedays there’s relief ,your mother gained many many crowns in her 90 years, now she has eternity to spend casting them at the feet of Jesus .Someday we’ll all be singing praises together with all our loved ones.

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    Adrian and Linda Wenning says

    Phyllis and Mark We are sorry to hear of the passing of your wonderful mother our thoughts and prayers are with you

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    Kathleen & Gene Aufderhaar says

    Phyllis and Mark – our sympathies on the loss of your mother, a great neighbor and friend. Peace be with you.

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