Naomi J. Neth

July 3, 2013


Naomi J. Neth

Naomi J. Neth went home to be with the Lord at 1:10 p.m. July 3, 2013.

She was born June 14, 1936, in Delphos to Forest and Bessie Hunsaker Fought, who preceded her in death. She was married on Dec. 11, 1954, to Jan R. Neth, who went home to be with the Lord on May 4, 1989.

Naomi had worked at several area businesses and was a homemaker. She was a member of St. Paul United Methodist Church, Delphos.

Her pride and joy was her family. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Some of her personal interests included reading, crosswords, needlework and traveling with family and friends.

Survivors include a son, Gregory (Shari) Neth, of Sidney; a daughter, Jill (Glen) Bradley , of Waco, Texas; two grandchildren, Melissa (Jeremy) Folsom, of Sidney, and Ryan Neth, of Waco, Texas; two great-grandchildren, Austin and Kyle Folsom, of Sidney; four stepgrandchildren, Ethan (Hannah) Bradley , of Florida, Misty Shaw, of Keller, Texas, Niki (Jason) Pate , of Comanche, Texas, and Brandy (Damon) Whitmore, of Lincoln, Neb.; nine stepgreat-grandchildren, Shane, Tanner, Caitlyn, Jalee, Jaclyn, Jenna, Jadon, Caleb and Parker; a brother, Charles (Grace) Wells, of Delphos; a sister, Helen Wiechart, of Delphos; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Margaret L. Fair and Barbara A. Horn.

Funeral services will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday at Strayer Funeral Home, Delphos. Pastor Jim Alter will officiate. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery, Delphos.

Visitation for friends and family will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Strayer Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Lima Chapter of the American Red Cross , St. Paul United Methodist Church, the American Cancer Society or St. Rita’s Hospice.

A special thank you to St. Rita’s Hospice.

Naomi J. Neth