The Van Wert County Courthouse

Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2023

Bonnie (Merschman) Friend

Bonnie (Merschman) Friend, 67, of Lima, passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at her residence.

She was born May 24, 1950, in Lima, the daughter of Betty Keyton, who preceded her in death, and then adopted by Harry and Helen Merschman, who also preceded her in death. On June 22, 1985, she married Christopher Friend, who survives.

Survivors include a brother Robert (Linda) Monfort of Lima; and sisters, Sandra Wilkens of Lima, Carol (Rick) Boop of Delphos, and Helen (Robert) Youngpeter of Delphos.

A brother, Carl Edwin Keyton, also preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday, February 3, at Harter & Schier Funeral Home in Delphos, with Father Daniel Johnson officiating.  Burial will be held at a later date.

Visitation is from 1 p.m. until the time of the services Saturday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials: To the family.

POSTED: 01/31/18 at 6:49 pm. FILED UNDER: Obituaries