Connie Lehman, age 78, of Coldwater, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018, at her residence.

She was born on Dec. 13, 1939, in Jay County, Indiana, to the late Raymond and Veronica (Minch) Wagner. On Dec. 7, 1963, she married James B. Lehman, who died June 8, 1999.

Survivors include her two brothers and sisters-in-law; Edward (Susie) Wagner of Celina, and Don (Janet) Wagner of Portland, Indiana; five sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty Laux of Bryant, Indiana, Barbara Weigel of Coldwater, Trudy Poling of West Milton, Ohio, Virginia Chacon of Land O Lakes, Florida, Judy (Perry) Miller of Union City, Indiana, and Richard Houser of Bryant, Indiana; and multiple nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers and sisters-in-law John (Mary Rita) Wagner, Ralph (Martha) Wagner, Mathias (Dorothy) Wagner, Tom Wagner, Louis (Jeanette) Wagner and Jim (Margaret) Wagner; sisters and brothers-in-law Marie (Robert) Remaklus, Ruth Houser, Joe Laux, Walter Weigel, Roland Chacon and Bruce Poling; and her beloved dog Tiffany.

Connie was a member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Coldwater, The Coldwater Eagles #3025, V.F.W. Post # 5135 Auxiliary of Coldwater.

She retired from Reynolds & Reynolds in Celina, then worked part-time at the Pax Machine Works in Celina. Connie was an avid Cleveland Browns fan and enjoyed boating and camping. 

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 9, 2018, at the Lehman-Dzendzel Funeral Home in Celina, with Fr. Richard Walling officiating. Burial will follow in the Swamp College Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.

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