Josephine Corrine Theresa (Bouillon) Kimmet

Mrs. Kimmet

Josephine Corrine Theresa (Bouillon) Kimmet, 88, of New Riegel, died at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay.

She was born April 24, 1929, in New Riegel, to Joseph Edward and Corrine Josephine (Frankart) Bouillon. She married Ralph J. Kimmet April 17, 1952, at St. Boniface Catholic Church, New Riegel, and he preceded her in death June 18, 2008.

Survivors include two daughters, Judith “Judy” (Michael) Hayes and Virginia “Ginny” (David) Bursa, both of Tiffin; four sons, Gerard (Mary) Kimmet of New Riegel, Greg (Fran) Kimmet of New Riegel, Duane (Jeanie) Kimmet of Clyde and Dan (Holly) Kimmet of Sycamore; 14 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren, with one on the way; a brother, Gerald (JoAnn) Bouillon of Tiffin; two sisters, Doris (Ralph) Lortz of Carey and Mary Ellen (Carl) Hoffman of Burgoon; and three sisters-in-law, Mary Alice Bouillon, Rita Bouillon and Anna Elchert, all of New Riegel.

She also was preceded in death by six brothers, Edmund “Jim,” Carl, Brother Rene’, Floyd and Harold Bouillon, as well as an infant brother, and a sister, Theresa Bouillon.

Mrs. Kimmet was a 1947 graduate of New Riegel High School. She was a homemaker who also worked at Sears Roebuck in Tiffin, St. Boniface Catholic Church in New Riegel and New Riegel School cafeteria. She was a member of All Saints Parish, New Riegel, a lifetime member of Edward Grine Post No. 354 American Legion Auxiliary, All Saints Rosary Altar Society and New Riegel Right to Life. She was an avid seamstress and crocheter and a member of the Blanket Makers and Prayer Shawl Ministries.

Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018, at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, 214 S. Monroe St., Tiffin, OH 44883, (419) 447-3113. Visitation also will be 10-11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 16, at All Saints Parish, with the funeral Mass following at 11 a.m. The Rev. Timothy Kummerer will officiate, with burial to follow in St. Boniface Cemetery, New Riegel.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to New Riegel Right to Life, All Saints Parish or Bridge Hospice.

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