Michelle R. Theurer age 44, 7589 South 600 East Portland passed away Friday morning at Parkiew Hospital in Fort Wayne. She was born in Portland March 1, 1970 the daughter of Jim and Penny (Money) Sanders. She was married June 19, 1988 to Rich Theurer who survives. She was an office manager for U.S. Aggregate and a dispatcher for the Jay County Sheriff’s Department. She was a member of the Salamonia Volunteer Fire Department and Salamonia Volunteer Fire Department Aux. She was also a member of Tri State Gas Engine and Tractor Association and a 1988 Jay County High School graduate.
Surviving are her husband Rich, her parents Jim and Penny Sanders of Portland, one son Matthew Theurer of Portland, one daughter Ashley Theurer of Portland, one brother Aaron Sanders of Portland and one sister Lisa Holcomb of Portland, Four grandchildren
Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10:00 A.M. in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Joe Hines presiding. Burial will follow in the Salamonia Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4:00 – 8:00 P.M. Memorials can be made to the Salamonia Volunteer Fire Department or to the family.