Dwain R. Augsburger Sr.

04/30/1935 - 01/12/2024


Obituary For Dwain R. Augsburger Sr.


Dwain R. Augsburger Sr., 88, passed away January 12, 2024 at the Bridge Hospice Care Center in Findlay. Dwain was born April 30, 1935 in Findlay to the late Gale and Helen (Parkins) Augsburger. On January 24, 1959 he married Lanelle Manahan Augsburger who preceded him in death on November 3, 2013.

Dwain graduated from McComb High School and later served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He had been a car salesman, worked at Ex-Cello Corporation in Lima and was a farmer. Dwain loved working out in his shop, his dogs and most importantly his wife, Lanelle. He enjoyed going to Clearwater, Florida with his family and spending time with his family.

Survivors include a son, Dwain (Cindy Jo) Augsburger, Jr. of Mooresville, North Carolina and a sister, Jane (Dan) Lammers of Findlay.

Dwain was preceded in death by a sister, Jeanette Barker.

Dwain's services will begin at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, January 18, 2024 at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton. William Herr officiating. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery, Beaverdam following the service. Visitation will be from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 17, 2024 at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at


17 Jan


04:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral Home - Bluffton Chapel 239 South Main Street Bluffton, OH 45817 Get Directions »
18 Jan

Funeral Service

02:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral Home - Bluffton Chapel 239 South Main Street Bluffton, OH 45817 Get Directions »
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  • 01/17/2024

    Dear Jane and DR, Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Dwain was a loving person and will be missed. Thinking of you with love and prayers, Sincerely, Sally and Mike Elsea Akron, Ohio

  • 01/15/2024

    D.R. & Jane, So sorry for the loss of your father and brother. He went to see God and is now with the love of his life, Lanelle. He took loving care of her and now God and she welcomed him home. Deepest sympathy.


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