Delaine J. Nitschke, 73, of Fremont, OH passed away on May 20, 2016 surrounded by her family at her home. She was born on October 9, 1942 in Roxbury, PA to Kenneth and Sarah (Holtry) Cummings. She attended Ross High School. She married Vernon Nitschke on June 6, 1959 at St. John’s Lutheran Church and he survives.
Delaine was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening, flowers, taking care of her house and eating out. She loved to spend time with her family especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Delaine attended St. John’s Lutheran Church.
Delaine is survived by her husband of fifty-six years, Vernon Nitschke, Fremont; children, Cindy (Steve) Reed and Steven Nitschke both of Fremont; sisters, Judy (Jim) Batesol, Traverse City, MI, Brenda (Bill) Mosser, Fremont; grandchildren, Shawn (Annette) Reed, Chad Reed and Katie Nitschke all of Fremont and Taylor (Amanda) Nitschke, Fort Lewis, WA and seven great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Gregory and Cuyler Cummings and an infant grandson, Eric Reed.
Private service will be held at a later date.
Memorials: American Cancer Society or Hospice of ProMedica Memorial Hospital.
Online Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.whhfh.com
Arrangements were entrusted to Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, Fremont, OH.Print Obituary & Condolences