Taylor E. Dicke, 11

Taylor E. Dicke, 11, of New Bremen, died at 9:12 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at her residence.  

She was born on Aug. 25, 2002, in St. Marys.  

She was the daughter of Joseph Dicke and Nicole (Mohler) Dicke, both of New Bremen.  

Survivors include her sisters, Abigayle and Olivia, both at home, her grandparents, Roland and Cindy Dicke of New Bremen and Mike and Brenda Mohler of Wapakoneta, her great-grandparents, Eileen Yaney of Celina, Virginia and David Poe of Pioneer, Carolyn Pape of New Bremen and Ona Mohlerof Muncie, Mich.  

Also surviving are a number of aunts, uncles and cousins.  

Preceding her in death were her great-grandparents, John Yaney, Ray Mohler, David Pape and Wilton and Helen Dicke.

Taylor was a baptized member of St. Paul United Church of Christ, and she had attended the ABC Center in New Bremen. She was a happy girl with bright eyes, and was well known for her big smiles. She was very brave and overcame many challenges that she was faced with. She also helped to teach those around her valuable life lessons.

Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen, the Rev. Becky Erb Strang officiating.

Burial will follow at the German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen.

Calling hours will be from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the services at the church on Monday.  

Memorial contributions may be made to Community Health Professionals, or to the Children’s Miracle Network.

Condolences to the family may be left at GilbergHartwigFh.com.