Stella Loyce Marie (Ply) Plaugher

Born: Thu., Dec. 1, 1927
Died: Tue., Jun. 18, 2019


5:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Sun., Jun. 23, 2019
Location: Hartman Sons Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Mon., Jun. 24, 2019
Location: Hartman Sons Funeral Home

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Leipsic, Ohio formerly Columbus Grove, Ohio

Loyce Plaugher, 91, died Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at the Villas of Leipsic.  She was born December 1, 1927, in Brooks County, Texas and was the tenth child of  William Jacob and Beulah Stella (Edwards) Ply.  They both preceded her in death.

She was married on August 7, 1953 to Edwin Jarboe Plaugher, who preceded her in death on August 4, 1994.

Loyce is survived by two sons, Steven Ray (Trish) Hill and David Ernest (Carol) Hill; two daughters, Susan Lois (Terry) Pawlak and Julie Kay (Chris) Fannin; 12 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren and one sister, Rosalee Lucille Gray.

She was preceded in death by seven brothers and four sisters.

Loyce attended Leipsic United Methodist Church and was a member of the Columbus Grove Christian Church.  She had worked at Gregg's Department Store formerly in Lima for 15 years and was also a homemaker.  She was a member of the Red Hat Lady Bugs, was an avid reader, loved to dance and sing, enjoyed playing dominoes, playing card games and treasured time spent with family and friends.  Loyce had a quick wit and great sense of humor and always enjoyed a good laugh.  She had a love for Texas and remained a true Texan at heart.

Services will begin at 11:00 am, Monday, June 24, 2019, at Hartman Sons Funeral Home, Columbus Grove.  Pastor Jim Klausing will officiate with burial to follow in Truro Cemetery, Columbus Grove.

Friends may call from 5:00-8:00 pm on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at Hartman Sons Funeral Home, 10879 State Route 12, Columbus Grove, Ohio  45830.

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Eric Pawlak
   Posted Thu June 20, 2019
We sure are going to miss you Grandma! Love Eric & Christine Pawlak

Adam, Kate and Austin Pawlak
   Posted Thu June 20, 2019
We miss you grandma, we will always remember all the treasured memories and times spent with you - Adam, Kate and Austin Pawlak

Joan feltt
   Posted Fri June 21, 2019
We are so very sorry for the loss of your mother, may she Rest In Peace.

Don and Joan Feltt

Jim & Joyce Iiames
   Posted Sat June 22, 2019
We are so sorry of the passing of Aunt Loyce. She was a special person. All of you are in our prayers.
Regretfully, we won't be able to make it to the service on Monday, as I (Joyce) have a doctors appointment. I would have like to have seen all of you kids. It has been so long.

Jim & Joyce Iiames, Coldwater, MI

Karen and Gordon Cerney
   Posted Sat June 22, 2019
So sorry for your loss Sue. Please take care. We are thinking of you.

Shanna Malachin
   Posted Sun June 23, 2019
I miss you very much Grandma. I hope that you have found peace up in heaven with Grandpa. I will cherish the memories we had. I love you so much. Xxxooo

Don and Lela Hunt and family
   Posted Mon June 24, 2019
We are thinking of y’all this day especially wish we were with you

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