Annabelle R. Sieling

Annabelle R. Sieling, 93, of Tiffin, passed away Sunday morning, Feb. 9, 2014, at St. Francis Home, Tiffin.

She was born Jan. 7, 1921, in New Riegel, to Emanuel and Anna (Urban) Brickner. She married Robert F. Sieling Sept. 28, 1940, and he preceded her in death July 23, 1988.

Survivors include her son, Duane Seiling of Tiffin; daughter, Diane Theis of Bowling Green; brother, Harland (Jo) Brickner of Tiffin; two sisters, Eunice Howard of Michigan and Marlene Sangregory of Tiffin; five grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

She also was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, Fr. Peter, Robert, Emmanuel and James; one sister, Alberta Czyznik; an infant sister, Elizabeth Brickner; and two grandchildren.

Annabelle was a past member of St. Rose Catholic Church, Perrysburg. She lived most of her life in Perrysburg and moved to Tiffin in 2001. She worked at Everglades Restaurant, Perrysburg, for many years, enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren, listening to music and cooking for her family.

Her funeral Mass will begin at noon Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at St. Francis Home chapel, Tiffin, with the Rev. Frank Murd officiating. Burial will be at a later date at St. Rose Cemetery, Perrysburg.

Friends may visit with the family from 11 a.m. until the time of her Mass Friday at the chapel.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis Home Chiara Unit.

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Annabelle R. Sieling

Annabelle R. Sieling, 93, of Tiffin, died Sunday, Feb. 9, 2014, at St. Francis Home in Tiffin.

Arrangements are pending with Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory.