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F. Alice (McMichael) Thor

April 2, 1939 ~ January 14, 2019 (age 79)

F. Alice Thor, 79, of Van Wert died Monday afternoon January 14, 2019 at the Van Wert Manor.  She was born April 2, 1939 in Van Wert to the late Winford and Evelyn (Youtsey) McMichael.

Alice retired from the Van Wert County Hospital after 18 years of service as an L.P.N.  She was a member of the Van Wert V.F.W. Auxiliary.

She is survived by her children, Debra (Daniel) Stevens of Van Wert, David Thor of Independence, Kentucky, Andrew Thor of Van Wert, and Faith (Shawn) Stabler of Van Wert; grandchildren, Christina, Daniel (Tonya), Carrie (Greg), Candi (Brian), Cassie, Stacey (Kyle), Anthony, Melissa (Trent), David, Coltinn, Peyton, and Spencer; and 22 great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Alice was preceded in death by a daughter and son in law, Carol (Patrick) Daughtery; a granddaughter, Catherine; a brother and sister in law, Lloyd L. (Waltraud) McMichael.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 AM Friday, January 18, 2019 at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory with the Pastor Greg Emerick officiating.  Burial will immediately follow in Woodland Cemetery, Van Wert, Ohio.

Visitation will be from 4:00-8:00 PM on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at the funeral home.

Preferred memorials may be directed to American Diabetes Association or American Parkinson’s Disease Association.

Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory is handling the services.  Online condolences may be expressed at

Donations may be made to:

American Diabetes Association
2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arrlington VA 22202

American Parkinson's Disease Association

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