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Delores A. "Polly" Besecker

June 23, 1930 July 5, 2018
Delores  A. "Polly" Besecker
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DELORES A. “POLLY” BESECKER, age 88, of Piqua, passed away at 8:15 P.M. Thursday July 5, 2018 at Piqua Manor Nursing Home. She was born June 23, 1930 in Greenville, OH to the late Walter B. and Mary M. (Gorman) Cox. She married Berlyn J. “Pete” Besecker July 5, 1947 in Harlan, KY. He preceded her in death on February 16, 2017.

Surviving are three daughters: Joyce Ann Brown, Piqua, OH, Constance (Dennis) Powell, Columbus, OH, Heleena Van Antwerp, Georgetown, KY, one son: Mike (Diane) Besecker, Piqua, OH, five grandchildren: Travis Besecker, Amber Luna, Ashley Thoreen, Prescott Van Antwerp, Carrie Van Antwerp, and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one granddaughter: Amanda Powell, one brother and five sisters.

Delores loved to play cards, especially 500 Rummy. She also loved to bake and cook. She was a homemaker.

A graveside service will be held Friday July 20, 2018 at 1:00 P.M. at Newberry Township, Greenville Creek Cemetery with Rev. Larry Lutz officiating. Arrangements are being handled by MELCHER-SOWERS FUNERAL HOME, Piqua.

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Newberry Township, Greenville Creek Cemetery Final Resting Place

7835 W. Ingle Rd.
Covington, Ohio 45318

7835 W. Ingle Rd. Covington 45318 Ohio
United States

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