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Alice W. Poling

May 22, 1922 July 24, 2018
Alice  W.  Poling
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Obituary for Alice W. Poling

ALICE W. POLING, age 96, of Piqua, passed away Tuesday July 24, 2018 at 6:20 P.M. at Brookdale of Troy. She was born May 22, 1922 in Lehigh, ND to the late Charles and Mary (Davidson) Westmark. She married Robert E. Poling February 6, 1946 in Dickinson, ND. He preceded her in death October 11, 2002.

She is survived by four sons & daughters-in-law: Lawrence & Marijo Poling, Piqua, Thomas & Patti Poling, Piqua, Ronald & Sue Poling, San Antonio, TX, Alan & Lynn Poling, Temple, GA; one daughter & son-in-law: Mary & Mike Miller, Troy, OH; ten grandchildren; ten great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.

Alice graduated from Dickinson High School in Dickinson, ND. She received her teaching certificate at North Dakota Teachers College and received her Bachelors in Education at Miami University, OH. She substituted for Piqua City Schools for several years and also taught for Newton Schools in Pleasant Hill. Alice was a member of First United Methodist Church, Troy. She enjoyed traveling, listening to music and books, crafts, crocheting, and spending time with her family and grandchildren.

The family of Alice would like to thank Brookdale of Troy, Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County and Kelley Wackler for all their care and support.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Monday July 30, 2018 at MELCHER-SOWERS FUNERAL HOME, Piqua with Pastor Dave Leckrone officiating. Burial will follow at Miami Memorial Park, Covington. Family will receive friends Sunday 2-4 P.M. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio’s Hospice of Miami County P.O. Box 502 Troy, OH 45373.

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2:00 PM 7/29/2018 2:00:00 PM - 4:00 PM 7/29/2018 4:00:00 PM
Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home

646 High St
Piqua, OH 45356

Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home
646 High St Piqua 45356 OH
United States

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10:30 AM 7/30/2018 10:30:00 AM
Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home

646 High St
Piqua, OH 45356

Melcher-Sowers Funeral Home
646 High St Piqua 45356 OH
United States

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Miami Memorial Park Final Resting Place

7875 North Crescent Road
Covington, Ohio 45318

7875 North Crescent Road Covington 45318 Ohio
United States

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