PAULDING – Ivah B. Lothamer age 90 died Saturday, Feb. 13.

She was born May 11, 1930 in Cecil, daughter of the late Gleason and Pearl (Griggs) Woodring. She was a 1948 graduate of Paulding High School. On June 19, 1948 she married Wayne F. Lothamer who preceded her in death on Sept. 18, 2010. She was employed by the Paulding county Schools and Paulding County Health Department for a total of 30 years. Ivah was em- ployed by Defiance College as Financial Aid Assistance Officer Admissions Secretary. She was a member of the Divine Mercy Catholic Parish and the Altar Rosary Society. She was also a member of Paulding County Board of Elections and Paulding VFW Post #587 Auxiliary.

Ivah is survived by a daughter, Sherry (Larry) Gorrell, Paulding; daughter-in-law, Elaine Sierer, Paulding; son-in-law, Ned Feeney, Defiance; grandchildren: Joann, Eric, Brian, Duane, Don, Jennie, Lisa and Brent; great- grandchildren: Ashley, Brendon, Ryan, Max, Henry, Lexie, Jake, Abbey, Molly, Sam, Bree, Zach, Ella, Ryder, Hayden, Kalli, Jacob, Johnny, and Kayanna; and great-great-grandson, Maxton.

Funeral services were conducted 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 20, at Den Herder Funeral Home, Paulding, with Rev. Austin Ammanniti officiating. She will be laid to rest in Live Oak Cemetery, Paulding.

There was visitation on Saturday, Feb. 20 from 10 a.m. until time of services.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations made to Divine Mercy Parish Building Maintenance Fund or Paulding Hospice.

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