Zuvers, Wilma

Wilma L. Zuvers, 84, of Fayette, Ohio, died Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2009, at the Defiance Inpatient Hospice facility.

She was born Oct. 2, 1924, in Oregon, Ohio, the daughter of the late Louis and Sophia (Joehlin) Ackerman.  She married Earl R. Zuvers on July 27, 1945, in Angola, Ind., and he preceded her in death Sept. 7, 2001.

Wilma was a life-long Fayette area resident and a member of the Fayette United Methodist Church.

Surviving Wilma are two sons, Ronald Zuvers of Fayette, and Larry (and Cynthia) Zuvers of Bryan, Ohio; one niece, Venus (and Larry) Lammon of Wauseon, Ohio; one sister, Velda Brehm of Fayette; three brothers, Rollie Ackerman of Toledo, Ohio, Larry Ackerman of Curtis, Ohio, and Clyde Ackerman of Toledo; and five grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one sister, Marian Ackerman; and one brother, Otto Lalandorff.

A funeral service is planned at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sep. 5, at the Eagle Funeral Home-Barrett Chapel in Fayette with Rev. Katherine Currier officiating. Interment will follow at the Pleasant View Union Cemetery in Fayette. Visitation is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday.

Memorial are suggested to the Fayette United Methodist Church.