FOSTORIA — A Mass of Christian Burial for Ethel A. Holderman, 97, of Fostoria, will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Wendelin Catholic Church, Fostoria, the Rev. Todd Dominque officiating. Burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Knollcrest Gardens, west of Arcadia.

A rosary will be recited at 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. A lunch and gathering will follow the funeral Mass in the church hall.

Mrs. Holderman died Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, at Fostoria Community Hospital.

She married Robert Lee Holderman, and he preceded her in death. Surviving are four daughters, Mary Ann Oberle, Jane E. (Steve) Moes, Barbara L. (Larry) Smith and Susan L. Shiff, all of Fostoria; and a son, Robert L. (Maryann) Holderman II of Carey.

Memorials may be made to St. Wendelin Catholic Church, to the Fostoria YMCA, to a local humane society or to a charity of the donor’s choice in care of Hoening Funeral Home, 242 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria 44830.

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