Jodie Ann (Holsinger) Ball

May 31, 1959 ~ October 1, 2021 (age 62)


Jodie Ann Ball, 62, formerly of St. Marys, OH died 6:25 p.m. Friday October 1, 2021 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Ft. Wayne, IN.

She was born May 31, 1959 in St. Marys, OH to Edgar and Rosemary "Pudge" (Cotterman) Holsinger.

On September 17, 1977 in St. Marys, OH she married John Henry Ball, who survives in Oakwood, OH.

Also survived by:

Daughter, Jessica Wilkins of Wapakoneta, OH

Daughter, Jenny (Ryan) Logan of Spencerville, OH

Daughter, Judy Ball of Van Wert, OH

Son, John (Stacie) Ball of St. Marys, OH

Daughter, Jeannie (Nicholas) Westgerdes of Celina, OH

Son, Jacob (Emily) Ball of Cridersville, OH

Son, David Ball of Oakwood, OH

10 grandchildren: Brieanna Shindler, Austin Trowbridge, Hannah Trowbridge, Mylie Logan, John Ball, Jr., Tyler Westgerdes, Memphis Sturwold, Aaron Ball, Peyton Westgerdes, Harmony Westgerdes

Sister, Roxy Wagner of Ocala, FL

Sister, Ginger (Jackie) Figel of Hillsboro, OR

Brother, John (Theresa) Holsinger of St. Marys, OH

Brother, Rick (Christine Clark) Holsinger of Celina, OH

Sister, Brenda (Andy) Fishbach of Sidney, OH

Sister, Sarah (Doug) Eckstein of Dayton, OH

Mother-in-law, Grace Ball of St. Marys, OH

She was preceded in death by: parents Edgar and Rosemary Holsinger; brother Edgar Holsinger; sister Janice Blackledge; sister Candice Grilliot; sister Marsha Taylor; sister Shelly Slone.

Jodie retired from the Heritage Manor Nursing Center in Minster, OH, where she worked as a Developmental Services Alternative caregiver. She was also previously employed at Wapak Products in Botkins, OH.

Her favorite pastimes included photography and flower gardening. She felt truly blessed to be able to work with the residents of Heritage Manor. More than anything else, she will be remembered as a loving and dedicated wife, mother and grandmother.

Rites are scheduled to begin at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 7, 2021 at the Miller Funeral Home 1605 Celina Road (Ohio 703 West) in St. Marys.

Burial will follow at the Elm Grove Cemetery in St. Marys.

Visitation 2 - 4 and 6 - 8 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the OSU Kidney Transplant Greatest Need Fund by visiting

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October 6, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Miller Funeral Home, Ohio 703 West Chapel
1605 Celina Rd.
St. Marys, OH 45885

October 6, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Miller Funeral Home, Ohio 703 West Chapel
1605 Celina Rd.
St. Marys, OH 45885

Funeral Service
October 7, 2021

11:00 AM
Miller Funeral Home, Ohio 703 West Chapel
1605 Celina Rd.
St. Marys, OH 45885

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