Florence E. German, May 11, 1919-July 19, 2008

Apr 26, 2015


Florence E. German, 89, of Castalia, died Saturday morning, July 19, 2008, in Lutheran Memorial Home, Sandusky.

She was born May 11, 1919, in Bellevue, and was a 1937 graduate of Margaretta High School. She retired from Lake Castings where she was an office clerk. She enjoyed her crafts and her family. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Castalia, and the women of the church.

Florence is survived by her daughter, Kay Loroff of Castalia; son, William “Gini” German of Castalia; two grandchildren, Richard (Angie) Osburn and Wendy (Tracy) Whittaker; and three great-grandchildren, Melanie Whittaker, Tori Crum, and Ava Osburn.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Milton German, in 1990; her parents, William and Eurie (Hess) Opper; brother, Howard Opper; and son-in-law, David Loroff.

Friends may call 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Monday in Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia, and from 9:30 a.m. Tuesday until services at 10:30 a.m. in Grace Lutheran Church, 203 S. Washington St., Castalia; the Rev. Kathleen Suggitt will officiate. Burial will be in Castalia Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Grace Lutheran Church or Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.

Condolences may be shared at ransomfuneralhome.com.