Alice L. (Burman) Slusser

Born: Sat., Jun. 11, 1927
Died: Tue., Aug. 11, 2020


9:00 AM to 10:00 AM, Sat., Aug. 15, 2020
Location: Hartman Sons Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Sat., Aug. 15, 2020
Location: Hartman Sons Funeral Home

Print Obituary   Home Page All Obituaries

Music by The Piano Brothers

Vaughnsville, Ohio

Alice L. Slusser, 93, died Monday, August 11, 2020, at Meadows of Kalida.  She was born June 11, 1927, near Kalida to Walter and Wilma (Miller) Burman.

On September 26, 1948, she married Oran Slusser, who preceded her in death in 2003.

Alice is survived by two sons, Thomas (Sherry) Slusser of Carlton, KS and Ted (Deborah) Slusser of Columbus Grove; two daughters, Rebecca (Greg) Fuerst of Columbus Grove and Melinda Slusser of Maumee; eleven grandchildren; 36 great grandchildren and one sister-in-law, Ann Burman of Pandora.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Nathan Slusser; a brother, James Burman and two sisters, Lila and Barbara Burman.

Alice was a graduate of Vaughnsville High School.  She had worked at both Vaughnsville and Columbus Grove School cafeterias.  Alice was a homemaker, always helping family and friends in their times of need.  She was a member of the Sweet Adelines, the Red Hat Society and the Columbus Grove Garden Club.  Alice sang in and was the director of the children's choir of the former EUB Church, now the Vaughnsville United Methodist Church, of which she was a member.  

Family and friends may call from 9:00-10:00 a.m., Saturday, August 15, 2020, at which time the services will begin at 10:00 a.m., at Hartman Sons Funeral Home, Columbus Grove.  Pastor Tom Brown will officiate with burial to follow in Vaughnsville Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Vaughnsville United Methodist Church or Putnam County Hospice.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Click to send flowers using our local area florist
Free delivery to our funeral home & save on wire fees
View/Sign the Condolence Book

Click the button to generate a printable document containing all condolences submitted

Condolence Booklet

   Posted Wed August 12, 2020
Sorry for your loss ! My condolences to Ted and Becky and the whole family .

Bob and Connie Williams Baker
   Posted Thu August 13, 2020
Tom and family,
We are so sorry for your loss. May God comfort each of you today and in the days and weeks ahead.

Bob and Connie Baker

Teresa Huff
   Posted Thu August 13, 2020
My sympathy and prayers go out to the families of a beautiful soul!!!

Jim and Lisa Graham
   Posted Thu August 13, 2020
Ted and Deb--we are so sorry to see about Alice's passing. She was such a sweetheart and boy could she cook! We have very fond memories of her. Sending all our love and hugs to you and your family,
Love you much!
Jim and Lisa

Bob and Susan Metzger Huth
   Posted Fri August 14, 2020
We are sorry for your loss.

Nancy Clum
   Posted Fri August 14, 2020
I always thought so much of your mom and have some great memories. I know it's been a difficult road the last few years but now she is singing happily and tending some beautiful flowers. Prayers for you all.

Dale David
   Posted Fri August 14, 2020
Dear Melinda and Family,
My thoughts and prayers to you all during this time of loss and the times ahead as life continues without your Mom. Hoping you can remember all the fun and cherished times and memories and in the days and weeks ahead.
Much love,

Ann & Gary Selhorst
   Posted Fri August 14, 2020
Our condolences to the Slusser family. May Alice rest in peace.
Ann & Gary Selhorst

Donna Lawrence
   Posted Sat August 15, 2020
I am so sorry for you loss. Alice was a very special person and a pillar of our community. All of Vaughnsville will miss her along with her family. Fly High Alice.n

Adell Workman
   Posted Fri August 21, 2020
My Sympathy to Alice family,I worked at MOK in activities. I enjoyed visiting with Alice taking here books and talking about life . When i told her i was going to retire and spend time with my ill husband she gave me the biggest hug and told me i would not ever regret my decision. earlier this year i stopped in to visit and took her some books. Heaven has another angel im sure she gave my husband a hug for me.FLY HIGH ALICE!!! I just so sorry i did not hear about here passing sooner...

Image: dan /

Copyright © 2020 Hartman Sons Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved.    | Website by CFS |
Privacy Policy | Terms of Use