Teresa M. Steinbrunner, age 89, of Fort Recovery, Ohio, died on April 4, 2018, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater, Ohio. She was born May 13, 1928, in St. Henry, OH, to the late Leo and Theresia (Kothman) Hemmelgarn. On June 18, 1949, she married Albert Steinbrunner, who died April 22, 2009.
Surviving are her children, Vern (Joann) Steinbrunner of Fort Recovery, Dan Steinbrunner of Hudson, OH, Steve (Linda) Steinbrunner of Coldwater, Kathy (Tom) Stammen of Burkettsville, Bob (Joyce) Steinbrunner of St. Henry, Dave (Cindy) Steinbrunner of Fort Recovery, Beth (Tom) Galdeen of Fort Recovery, Joan (Albert) Albers of St. Henry, Mary (Steve) Watercutter of Cranberry, and Barb (Dwight) Cline of Russiaville, IN; a sister, Wilma Everman of Maria Stein; 30 Grandchildren; 26 Great Grandchildren and 4 more expected this year; a son-in-law, Charlie Rose of St. Henry; and in-laws, Delores Abels of Coldwater and Eileen Steinbrunner of Marion, IN.
Preceding her in death are her children, Tina Rose, Jim Steinbrunner and infant daughter, Mary; a granddaughter, Mary Elizabeth; siblings, Bertha (Albert) Dippold, Leona (Lawrence) Hartings, Clara (Norbert) Grube, Andrew (Peg) Hemmelgarn, and Leroy (Mildred) Hemmelgarn; brother-in-law, Cyril Everman; in-laws, Rosemary (Mark) Schwieterman, Carl (Jean) Steinbrunner, Helen (Orval) Schwieterman, Ralph Abels, Harold Steinbrunner, and infant in-law, Andrew Steinbrunner.
Teresa was a graduate of the former St. John High School, Maria Stein, Ohio. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, St. Joe, and its Altar Rosary Society. Teresa enjoyed writing, reading, crossword puzzles, sewing and spending time with her family. She was fondly known as The Ice Cream Grandma by her grandchildren and great grandchildren and will be greatly missed.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 am Saturday, April 7, 2018, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, St. Joe, with Fr. Matthew Feist officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Calling is 2:00 pm-7:00 pm Friday and 8:30 am-9:15 am Saturday at Brockman - Boeckman Funeral Home, Fort Recovery, Ohio.
Contributions can be made to the Cheryl Ann Programs.