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Mildred I. Lanich (April 24, 2010)

Mrs. Mildred I. Lanich age 89 of Greenville, Ohio, passed away at 7:30 A.M. on Saturday, April 24, 2010 at the Brethren Retirement Community in Greenville. Mildred was born June 25, 1920 in Darke County, Ohio, to the late Ronald H. “Steinie” & Edna (Rolfe) Riffle.


Mildred retired from the former G.C. Murphy Co in Greenville, with 23 years of service. She was a former member of the Swinging 8’s Square Dance Club of Darke County.

In addition to her parents, Mildred is also preceded in death by her husband, Eldon E. Lanich on November 2, 1997; brother, Ronnie Riffle; and sisters, Marjorie Byram and Doris Mikesell.

Mildred is survived by a son & daughter-in-law, Larry L. & Cheryl Lanich of Greeley, Colorado; daughters & son-in-law, Marcia A. & Randy Rhoades of Greenville and Bonnie A. Wagner of Greenville; 6 grandchildren ; 12 great grandchildren; 2 step great grandchildren; brothers & sisters-in-law, R. Dale & Patricia Riffle of Greenville and James & Kay Riffle of Ansonia; sisters & brothers-in-law; Jean & Leon Stump of Ft. Recovery, Ruby & Junior Coby of Greenville and Linda & Ralph Wood of Ansonia; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 29, 2010 at 10:30 A.M. at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville, with Rev. Doug Baker officiating. Burial will follow in Greenville Township Memorial Gardens, Greenville. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. and Thursday morning from 10:00 to 10:30 A.M. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to State of the Heart Hospice. Condolences for the family may be expressed through http://www.zecharbailey.com/.