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Hertha "Penny" Hertel

Hertha "Penny" Hertel, 84, of Antwerp, passed away Saturday, November 12, 2011 at The Gardens of Paulding.

Penny was born in Sherwood on August 21, 1927, a daughter of the late Caroline (Prigge) and George  Rosebrock.

She was a  nurse at Hicksville & Paulding Hospitals. While in nursing school she was a member of the Army Cadet Nurse Corp. She was also a member of Mount Calvary Lutheran Church.

On May 29, 1950, Penny married Frederick "Mike" Hertel.

She will be sadly missed by her husband, Mike; 3 children, Micki (Doug) Dunakin & Jim, both of Antwerp & Ann (Ray) Steup of Yoder, IN; half brothers, Albert Rosebrock of Sherwood & Rex Rosebrock of Preston, MD & step mother, Margaret Rosebrock of Preston, MD. Penny was also preceded in death by her brother, Herbert Rosebrock.    

Her funeral service is at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church of Antwerp at 10 am on Tuesday, November 15th,  with viewing one hour prior. Rev. Robert Becker will officiate.

Viewing is Monday, 2-6 pm, at Dooley Funeral Home, Antwerp.

She will be laid to rest at Maumee Cemetery.

Memorials are to the church.

Condolences and fond memories may be shared at www.dooleyfuneralhome.com

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Dear Ann and family,
My sympathies for the loss of your mother.  You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers.
Jim & Leesa (Kemerer) Battershell

Jim & Leesa (Kemerer) Battershell Nov 15 2011 12:00 AM

Dear Ann & Family,
So very sorry for the loss of your mother.  My thoughts and prayers are with you.
With much sympathy,
Lisa Rysiawa

Lisa Rysiawa Nov 14 2011 12:00 AM

Dear Ann and Ray,
Please know that I am thinking of you and your family and am praying that God fills you with comfort and strength as you celebrate your mother's life on earth.
Sincerely, Melanie

Melanie Myers Nov 14 2011 12:00 AM

Dear Ann and family
Heaven rejoices and welcomes your sweet, beloved mother. Even so, her departure will be deeply felt by those on earth. Please accept my condolences on the loss of your beautiful mother. May it help to know that her goodness was known and felt by many.
With sympathy,

cheryl mobley roberts Nov 13 2011 12:00 AM

So sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers!

John & Cindy (Bradford) Sabo Nov 13 2011 12:00 AM

To the Hertel family,
I am so sorry for the loss of your loved one. Penny will be missed by many. May the good memories linger always to help you at this time. God bless all of you, and may he give you peace in the days to come.

Donna Parrish Nov 13 2011 12:00 AM

Hertel family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. I have fond memories of working with Penny at Paulding Hospital years ago.
Karen and Lyle Leinard

Karen Leinard Nov 12 2011 12:00 AM

Mike, You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Penny was so kind and loving, always ready with a smile.   Will miss her so much.  Mary Plum

mary plum Nov 12 2011 12:00 AM

Jim and Family,
So sorry to her of the loss of your mother you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Keith and Beth Derck

Keith & Beth Derck Nov 12 2011 12:00 AM

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