Cathleen A. German, 64, of Bellefontaine, passed away Sunday, April 6, 2014 at Heartland of Bellefontaine. She was born November 25, 1949 in Bellefontaine, Ohio, the daughter of the late Phillip and Ruth Bell Lantz.
On August 27, 1970, she married Richard L. German in Monroe, Michigan and he preceded her in death on September 12, 1983. She was also preceded in death by her nephew Ronald Murray.
She is survived by her son and daughter in law, Scott (Karin) German of Bellefontaine, two grandchildren, Aaron and Alexander German both of Bellefontaine, two sisters, Christine Murray and Cathleen’s twin sister, Charlene Forsythe, both of Bellefontaine, two nieces, Kimberly (Brad) Fisher of Spring Hills and Mary Jones of Bellefontaine.
Cathleen was a 1969 graduate of Bellefontaine High School. She worked for Honda of America at the Marysville Automobile Plant in the Assembly Dept. from 1987 until 2009 when she retired. She was a member of the West Liberty Presbyterian Church, where she enjoyed being involved. She loved her family and especially the time she spent with her grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, April 11, 2014 in the Eichholtz Funeral Home, 321 N. Main St. Bellefontaine, with Pastor Keith Landis officiating. Visitation will be held two hours prior to Friday’s service at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Bellefontaine Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to West Liberty First Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 518, West Liberty, OH 43357 or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 201 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Online condolences may be made to www.edsfh.com.