Loretta Graessle, 81, passed away at 2:50 p.m. on Thursday, January 7, 2021, at Ohio State Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio.
Loretta was born on February 6, 1939, in Huntsville, Ohio, to the late Adam & Ressie (Patton) Bradley. She married William Carlton Graessle who preceded her in death on July 22, 2016.
Loretta Graessle retired from Lima Memorial Hospital where she had been a secretary for the heart floor. She was a former member of First Assembly of God in Lima. She loved cooking, gardening, being outdoors, and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her daughters: Kim (Danny) Shepler of Lima, Katrina (Randy) Sellers of Lima and Debra Pasko of Arlington, VA; grandchildren: Traci (Kevin) Miller, Tammy Dye, Nate Shepler, Shayne (Amanda) Pulford and Heather Pulford; great-grandchildren: Alexis, Landon, Silas, Preston, and Callum; brother, Phillip (Janey) Bradley. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Bradley.
There will be a private family viewing and a graveside service at Westminster Salem Cemetery, Lima, OH. Rev. Larry Molaski will officiate.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Feed the Children.
Arrangements handled by Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home, Lima. Condolences may be expressed at www.chamberlainhuckeriede.com .
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