Wilma G. (Stock) Sigg

Born: Mon., Nov. 29, 1920
Died: Mon., Mar. 30, 2015


Memorial Service

1:00 PM Fri., Apr. 10, 2015
Location: Amos Chapel at Dorothy Love Retirement Community


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Wilma G. Sigg, 94, of Dorothy Love Retirement Community, 2500 N. Kuther Rd., Apt. 123, Sidney, Ohio, passed away at Dorothy Love Retirement Community on Monday, March 30, 2015 at 5:40 PM after a brief illness.   She was born November 29, 1920 in Defiance, Ohio the daughter of Edward and L. Faye (Rethmel) Stock and they are deceased.   She was married to Sylvin Sigg on June 23, 1945 and he passed away on October 28, 2003.   She is survived by five sons, Jim Sigg and wife Linda of West Chester, Ohio, Joe Sigg and wife Linda of Glendale, Arizona, Tom Sigg of Ft. Wayne, Indiana, Mike Sigg and wife Carol of Columbus, Ohio and Dan Sigg and wife Cathy of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania; fourteen grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, and one brother, John Stock and wife Mary Jean of Columbus, Ohio; two sisters, Wanda Stock and Mary Lou Schultz and three brothers, Darwin, Barton and Millard Stock are deceased.   Mrs. Sigg attended Bowling Green State University and St. Francis College in Fort Wayne, Indiana.   She was a retired kindergarten teacher with the Antwerp Schools, Antwerp, Ohio and a member of the State Retired Teacher’s Association.   She was of the Methodist faith.   Memorial services will be held on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 1:00 PM at the Amos Chapel at Dorothy Love with Chaplain Larry Oberdorf officiating.   Burial will be at a later date at Evansport Cemetery, Evansport, Ohio.   Memorial contributions may be made to the Dorothy Love Life Care Fund, 3003 W. Cisco Rd., Sidney, Ohio   45365.   Envelopes will also be available at the memorial service.   Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home in Sidney is handling the funeral arrangements.   Condolences may be expressed to the Sigg family on Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home’s web site at:   www.salm-mcgillandtangemanfh.com

Charitable donations may be made in Wilma's memory to the following organization:

Dorothy Love Life Care Fund
3003 W. Cisco Rd. Sidney Ohio, 45365
Tel: 937-498-2391

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Mary Bornhorst
   Posted Wed April 01, 2015
Sad to hear of your loss. She was a wonderful person is so many ways! Her smiles and pleasant attitude will be missed by all of us at Dorothy Love. May she rest in peace, and may all of your memories sustain you in the coming days. God is with you!

Tina Weber
   Posted Wed April 01, 2015
Thoughts and prayer to the Sigg family ,She was a wonderful lady and loved to hear her play piano .Had a very loving and caring heart .We will all miss her . Sincerely Tina weber

Mary Culler
   Posted Wed April 01, 2015
Sad to see in the paper of your Mom's passing. What a great person she was. I must tell you a little story that I cherish about her: My "bonus baby" Julie, was reluctant to go to kindergarten each morning. One morning I took her into her classroom and your Mom said to Julie (pointing to the front door: "You, Mommy and I are going to take a little walk. We will all walk down this hallway together, when we get to the end Mommy is going THAT way" (pointing south) "and you and I are going THAT way" (pointing north). I still chuckle when I think of this -that I was told which way to go! (by your precious Mom). I loved Wilma and appreciated her so much for her clever solution to my problem. She was a wonderful, great person. Mary Culler

Dot & Russ Harcha
   Posted Wed April 01, 2015
Etched in our minds forever are many memories of our beloved friends from Buena Vista, Ohio , Wilma and Sylvin . Our lives have been truly blessed for having known such beautiful friends. Wilma was such a thoughtful & giving soul. Sylvin,such a craftsman. He hand carved and built a grandfather clock for us many years ago, and each time I wind that handsome clock, I am always reminded of our friendship with them both. Our prayers and condolences to the entire family . We also grieve in your loss.

Amy Alford & Phil Marks
   Posted Fri April 03, 2015
Wilma was the cousin of my mother Lois. Her father and my grandmother were brother and sister. I was fortunate to have been able to meet Wilma as well as Wanda and John as an adult. I am so grateful to Wilma for all the family history and stories she shared with me and to be able to learn about my Stock family roots. I am very proud to be a part of this wonderful family all of whom have given this world so much. Wilma truly gave her life to helping others. My heartfelt sympathy to her children and their families and particularly to John and Mary Jean who have gone above and beyond to keep me feeling included. I know Wilma is free to be reunited with Sylvin and both are with God.

Christine Wyatt Stockman
   Posted Sat April 04, 2015
I would like to express my sympathy to the family. I remember Mrs. Sigg from the Paulding United Methodist Church many, many years ago. I believe she may have even taught one of my Sunday School classes. My mom and dad were Ralph and Joyce Wyatt. One of the boys may have graduated with my sister, Debbie Wyatt Schaefer. Mrs. Sigg was a wonderful person and I'm sure she will be missed by all.

The Weatherheads -Bob
   Posted Sun April 05, 2015
Tom & family,
Our condolences to you and your family. Spoke with my mother this morning and she cherishes the memories of your mother's kindness to our family. Our prayers are with you as you remember your mother and celebrate her life.

mary weatherhead
   Posted Sun April 05, 2015
Dear Sigg Boys,
So sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. What a great lady and friend she was!
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
sincerely, Mary Weatherhead

Dennis Ruble
   Posted Sun April 05, 2015
Family and friends of Wilma Sigg. I am so sorry to hear about Wilma's passing. Having spent 5 years working with the OPRS Foundation, I was privileged to meet many Dorothy Love residents. Wilma always had a smile and a warm greeting for those she encountered. She was a talented musician and always willing to help with church services and memorial services. I never knew Slyvin, but she always spoke so lovingly of him. God bless all who mourn her and know that I count myself as blessed for having had the opportunity to be in that group.

Beth Coughlin
   Posted Mon April 06, 2015
Dan, our sympathy to you and your family. Jim and Beth (Bowers) Coughlin

Beth Sigg
   Posted Wed April 08, 2015
To all of the Sigg family:
So sorry to hear of Wilma Grace's passing! What a wonderful person she was.....so bright, articulate, and funny with a really dry wit! Please accept the condolences from this end of the Sigg clan......Ryan and Courtney Sigg (and baby Penelope) in Madison, WI; Brent and Amanda Sigg in Chicago, IL; Curt and Bethany Sigg (and kids Ella and James), and myself.


Angie (Billman) Provines
   Posted Fri April 10, 2015
What a wonderful, patient woman Wilma Sigg was! She always dealt with the antics of Mike and Tom with such good humor and patience! She was a wonderful teacher and an inspiration to me! I have no doubt that woman was in heaven instantly! I am sorry for all of you "boys" loss; you all showed her such great love!