Alice " Allie" Kuhlman, 85, passed away under hospice care on December 14, 2021. Allie lived her life by these few words, "As God's very own daughter in Christ Jesus, you bloom in God's garden."
She was born May 4, 1936 in Wapakoneta, Ohio to the late Ben and Viola (Bishop) Doseck.
She married Calvin Jacobs in 1955 with whom she had a daughter, Geneura Callie Jacobs.
In 1986, she married William H. Kuhlman, who survives in Van Wert.
She is survived by her husband; William H. Kuhlman, her daughter; Geneura Callie (Brent) Stripe, one grandchild; Stacia Stripe Burgoon, three great-grandsons; Kaid, Evan, and Lucas Burgoon of Van Wert, a sister; Carolyn Brown of Bluffton, Ohio, and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents and two brothers; Edward (Maxine) Doseck and Harold (Lura) Doseck.
Allie was a lifetime member of the VFW Auxiliary and VFW National Home for Children. She was a former member of Women of the Mousse for 23 years. She served on the board of the Council on Aging and served twice as their president. She also a was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and St. Mark's Lutheran Church of Van Wert.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Mark's Lutheran Church of Van Wert, Van Wert Council on Aging, or Van Wert County Humane Society.
A memorial service will take place at 11:00 am Saturday, December 18, 2021 at St. Mark's Lutheran Church of Van Wert. An hour of visitation will be held prior.