Obituary

Juanita M. Salm

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SIDNEY - Juanita M. Salm, 98, of Sidney, died at Wilson Memorial Hospital Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, at 12:30 p.m.
She was born Jan. 21, 1914, in Fryburg, the daughter of the late Ferdinand L. and Holda (Roth) Hemmert.
Surviving her is a daughter, Anne Morrow and husband Dean, of Sidney and two sons, Thomas Salm and wife Betsy, of Interlaken, N. Y. and Philip Salm and wife Mary, of Ballston Lake, N.Y.; a daughter-in-law, Harriet Salm; and a sister, Vonnie Harrigan of Stuart, Fla.; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
A son, L. Joseph Salm, is deceased. Juanita was married on Sept. 24, 1935, to Richard L. Salm and he died in 1981.
In her early years, she worked in banking. Later in life, she worked at Wagner Manufacturing and then Echo Advertising, retiring in her mid eighties. She was a volunteer for the Shelby County Historical Society and FISH, a member of the Newman Book Club and Charity League, and was a Cub Scout and Girl Scout leader.
She loved to play bridge, square dance and play word games, especially Scrabble. She was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, Oct. 1, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church by the Rev. Dan Schmitmeyer. Burial will follow at Graceland Cemetery, Sidney.
Friends may call at Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012, from 2 to 5 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Angels Elementary School, 120 E. Water St., Sidney, OH 45365. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed to the Salm family at: www.salm-mcgillandtangemanfh.com.

Published in Sidney Daily News from Sept. 25 to Sept. 27, 2012