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Evelyn M. LaRotonda , 66, died at 7:06 a.m. July 11, 2013, at St. Rita’s Medical Center.

Evelyn was born March 7, 1947, in Coldwater, Ohio, to the late John and Agnes Harding Huelsman. On Oct. 12, 1968, in Coldwater, she married Robert R. LaRotonda, who survives in Lima.

She was a graduate of Coldwater High School and a graduate of St. Rita’s Licensed Nursing Program. She had been active in scouting and served as a den mother. She also served on the Catholic Scouting Committee for many years. She was a member of Eagles Freedom Lodge and the Tecumseh Lodge.

She is survived by four children, Eric R. (Terri) LaRotonda, Christa M. (Mark) Schlesselman and Donald R. (Shelly Cole) LaRotonda, all of Lima, and Cherie (Jeremy) Sauber, of Fostoria; and 13 grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday and 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Chamberlain-Huckeriede Funeral Home, where a parish wake service will be held at 8 p.m. Monday.

Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday at St. Rose Catholic Church. Father David M. Ross will officiate. Interment will be in Gethsemani Cemetery.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the family.

Condolences may be expressed at chamberlainhuckeriede.com.

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