Feb. 25, 1933-Oct. 17, 2012
Anna Marie Lause, 79, of Delphos, died at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Vancrest Rehab Center.
She was born Feb, 25, 1933, in Delphos to Ferd and Anna (Schwinnen) Suever, who preceded her in death.
On June 19, 1954, she married Edward Lause, who died on Jan. 15, 1992.
Survivors include a son, Steven (Vickie) Lause of Delphos; two daughters, Kathy Gerdeman of Fort Jennings and Joyce (Jeff) Mohler of Delphos; three sisters, Rita Kaverman, Coletta Lause and Imelda Kneuve; a brother, Irvin Suever; five grandchildren, Ryan Gerdeman, Derek Lause, Erika, Ally and Evan Mohler; and sisters-in-law, Rowena and Margaret Suever.
She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Herman, Virgil, Ralph and Clarence Suever.
Mrs. Lause was a homemaker. She was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, VFW Ladies Auxiliary 3035 and a 1941 St. John’s High School graduate. She was an active volunteer for the American Heart Association and enjoyed working for St. John’s Fall Festival for more than 40 years. She was an avid Blue Jays football fan, liked gardening and her true enjoyment in life was her grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11:30 a.m. today at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, the Rev. Chris Bohnsack officiating. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery.
Preferred memorials are to the family.