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|Saturday, 19 January 2013 09:51|
Ovidio "Obie" Bejarano, 85, of Pemberville, Ohio, passed away on Saturday January 19, 2013 from pneumonia at Bridge Home Health Hospice, Bowling Green.
Born February 17, 1927 in Brownsville, Texas, Obie was a successful entrepreneur, farmer at heart and dedicated Christian family man.
Self made and hard working, Obie and his wife started Obie's Flowers in 1962 and recently celebrated 50 years in business. Well known for his friendly and outgoing personality, Obie was instrumental in the creation of other local businesses and served as a mentor to many.
Surviving are his wife of 54 years, Mary Jane, daughters, Diane (Robert) Hoefkens, Kay (Brian) Elder and Margaret (Frank) Wilcox and grandchildren, Elena and Brett Elder and Luke and Elisa Wilcox.
He was preceded in death by son, Homer and cousin, Raul Bejarano.
Friends may call Tuesday January 22 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at DUNN FUNERAL HOME, located in Bowling Green's Historical District at 408 West Wooster Street. Funeral service will be Wednesday January 23rd 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Pastor Elvin Gonzalez will officiate. Interment will be private for the family at Pemberville Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.dunnfuneralhome.com.
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