The Van Wert County Courthouse

Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022

Todd M. Fickert

Todd M. Fickert, 44, of Columbus, and formerly of Rockford, died at 4:56 p.m. Sunday, June 28, 2015, at Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus.

He was born November 13, 1970, in Decatur, Indiana, the son of Richard “Dick” and Virginia “Gini” (Hofmann) Fickert, who both survive in Rockford.

Other survivors include a brother, Ron (Sherry) Fickert of Houston (Ohio); aunts and uncles Diane and Alan Schott of Willshire and Karen and Rob Egley of Decatur; three nephews; a great-nephew; and three great-nieces.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 2, at Zion Lutheran Church in Schumm, with Pastor Jeff Patterson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Calling hours are from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 1, at Ketcham-Ripley Funeral Home in Rockford and an hour prior to services Thursday at the church.

Preferred memorials: Zion Lutheran Church or OSU Wexner Medical Center in Columbus.

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POSTED: 06/29/15 at 7:53 pm. FILED UNDER: Obituaries