Loretta K. Orthoefer Stout

April 05, 1911 ‒ December 24, 2002

Delaware, Ohio

Loretta Katherine Orthoefer Stout, age 91 of Delaware, died Tuesday morning, December 24, 2002 at her daughter’s residence in Cardington.

She was born on April 5, 1911 to the late George and Matilda (Pifher) Orthoefer. Graduate of Sacred Hearts Business School, Class of 1928.

She moved to Delaware in 1931, from Rome, OH. A homemaker, she assisted with the family farm and was a member of the St. Mary’s Catholic Church, St. Mary’s Senior Citizen Club.

She is survived by Daughters: Loretta “Sue” (Jerry) Keys of Cardington, Mary (Charles) Layton of Fredericktown, Sons: John Stout of Delaware, Joe (Jane) Stout of Sunbury, Chuck (Shirley) Stout of Marion, 20 grandchildren, 32 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 63 years, Daniel Stout on January 14, 1994,one grandson, 4 Brothers: Joe, George, Victor, John Orthoefer, 2 Sisters: Pauline Decker, Josephine Lusch.

Friends may call Sunday 2-5 p.m., prayer service 2:00 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St. (SR36), Delaware. Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday 10:00 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church, Delaware, Fr Kevin Kavanagh Celebrant. Interment Resurrection Cemetery, Lewis Center.

Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com