Maxine E. Bretz, 88 of Findlay died at 12:52 AM Friday, January 3, 2014 at
Blanchard Valley Hospital.
She was born in Hancock County on September 27,
1925, to the late Wilbur and Dortha (Breitigan) Edinger. She married
Richard D. Bretz on July 30, 1940 and he preceded her in death on April
She is survived by daughters, Barbara Pommert of Findlay and Linda
(Rodney) Auck of New Washington, Ohio; 11 grandchildren; 29
great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.
She was a homemaker throughout her life and was a member of the First
United Brethren Church. Maxine enjoyed spending time with her family,
especially her grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, January 6, 2014 at
COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME with Pastor Darwin Dunten officiating. Burial
will follow in Benton Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be held from
1:00-5:00 PM Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the
American Diabetes Association and/or Creighton Dialysis. Online
condolences may be made via www.coldrencrates.com.