Marie Helena Damschroder

Marie Helena Damschroder, 100, of Attica, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019, at her daughter’s home in Attica.

She was born Aug. 19, 1918, in Graytown, to Arthur and Helena (Jess) Sandrock. She married Herbert A. Damschroder April 22, 1938, in Rocky Ridge, and he preceded her in death June 10, 1999.

Other survivors include her daughter, Karen Carpenter of Attica; four grandchildren, Lea Kline, Larry Leddick Jr., Tammie Patton and Ken Leddick; 19 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Joan (William) Douglas of Washington.

Marie was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a son, John Damschroder; a son-in-law, Gilbert Carpenter; three brothers, Marvin, Earl and Artie Sandrock; and a sister, Ruth Anderson.

Marie worked with her husband on the family farm. She enjoyed her flowers, canning vegetables, doing crafts, quilting and watching her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation for family and friends will be 9 a.m. until the time of the service Friday, April 19, 2019, at Lindsey-Shook Funeral Home, Bloomville

The funeral for Marie will begin at 10 a.m. Friday, at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Seneca Memory Gardens, Tiffin.

Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice.

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