Irene Badertscher

September 20, 1929 ‒ March 27, 2011

Kidron, Ohio

Irene Badertscher, 81, of Galion, died Sunday, Mar. 27, 2011 at home.

Born Sept. 20, 1929 in Kidron, she was the daughter of the late Simon and Sarah Neuenschwander Nussbaum. She married Verle R. Badertscher on June 30, 1951 and he survives.

She was a graduate of Dalton High School in 1948 and was part of a non-denominational home Christian fellowship. Her life was one of service to others that was a result of her love for God and His Son.

In addition to her husband she is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Margie and Ralph Sebrell of Galion; one son, Ron L. Badertscher of Mansfield; two brothers, Luther Nussbaum of Forest, Va. and Thomas Nussbaum of Lawndale, N.C. and two sisters, Miriam Nussbaum and Christine Nussbaum both of Orrville.

She was preceded in death by four brothers, Mark, John, Howard and David Nussbaum and one sister, Nora Nussbaum.

A memorial service in her honor will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Apr. 9, 2011 at Galion Primary School, 478 Portland Way North, Galion, Ohio 44833 with Irving Ross and John Wilbur officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to HomeCare Matters Hospice, P.O. Box 327, Galion, Ohio 44833.