Lola B. Grimm

Lola B. Grimm, 89, of Poneto passed away at 3:26 a.m. on Sunday, June 4, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family. She was born on May 9, 1928 in Adams County to Levi and Ocie (Poling) Strahm. She was married on September 23, 1946 in Geneva to Harold L. Grimm. 

She graduated from Petroleum High School in 1946. She worked alongside her husband on the family dairy and was a member of Keystone United Methodist Church. She served on the Board of Directors for Wells County Farm Bureau and was a Democratic Precinct Committee woman.

She is survived by two sons, Timothy  (Paula) Grimm of Berne; and Mark (Jaimi) Grimm of Keystone; two daughters, Linda (Charles “EZ”) Harris of Poneto; and Pam (Rick) Schortgen of Ossian; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren, and one arriving soon.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband on October 31, 2006; and son, Rodney L. Grimm.

Visitation will be from 2:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 6 and one hour prior to the 10:30 a.m. funeral service on Wednesday, June 7 at Thoma/Rich, Lemler Funeral Home in Bluffton. Burial will be at Elm Grove Cemetery in Bluffton.

Memorials may be made to Family LifeCare in Berne.

Arrangements provided by Thoma/Rich, Lemler Funeral Home in Bluffton. Online condolences may be made at