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“I am so sorry for your loss. Aunt Alice was always a special aunt to me. I was a bridesmaid in she and Uncle Don's wedding. My mom (Babe) was...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Bonnie (Ruck) Huguenin - FL

“So very sorry for your loss to all the Waterman family, I graduated with Cyndi and spent many of days at the Waterman home, your mother was my second...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Juliann Winner - Osgood, OH

“Our sympathies to the Waterman family. Alice was always such a sweet and friendly person. May your memories bring you comfort. ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Connie Hoelscher

“We share you SorrowWalt-Ermie Schmitmeyer ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Walt Schmitmeyer - new bremen, OH

“Our deepest sympathy on the loss of your mom. We always enjoyed chatting with her.....very sweet person. Love to all of you. ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Jerry and Lynn Bergman - Minster, OH

“What a joy to have Alice at our "back door". Always a smile, and such a wonderful laugh to hear across the yard. Sympathy to the family. And peace...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Jayne Knost - Gahanna, OH

“We have wonderful memories of Alice in the drug store. She was a wonderful person. She always made us feel good. Sorry you lost her. When we...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Dr. Donald and Marilyn Schwieterman - OH

“I worked with Alice at the drugstore and was a classmate of Brad (Class of 83). She always had a smile for the customers. She had a great time with...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Laura Anderson - New Bremen, OH

“When your mother and I worked together at the drug store, we had really good times. She was such a sweet person and a joy to know. My sympathy to...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Alice Hartwig

“"Alice in Wonderland" as I fondly called her. Always with her big smile and chuckle when I would come to get her to do her hair. I sure am going to...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Christie Snider Hairstylist at Heritage Center - OH


Formerly of New Bremen, died on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at 11:35 A.M. at the Heritage Center, Minster, OH. She was born on August 11, 1929 in Wapakoneta, OH. She was the daughter of Ferd E. and Hazel M. (Fry) Burden. On January 18, 1955, she married Donald Waterman who died July 22, 1994. Survivors include her children; Rena and Bill Veit of Lenoir, NC., Cyndi and Stan Bergman of Phoenix, AZ., Craig Waterman of St. Marys, Amy and Dave Rose of Ft. Loramie, Julie and Dave Kettler of Kettlersville, and Brad and Kim Waterman of New Knoxville, fourteen grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren and her brother Mark "Mick" Burden of Lima. She was preceded in death by ten brothers and sisters.

Alice was a member of the St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen. She had worked at Schwieterman's Pharmacy in New Bremen and enjoyed raising her family, which was her full time job. She also enjoyed line dancing.

Graveside services will be held on Monday, June 12, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at the German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen with Rev. Becky Erb Strang officiating. Following the services, there will be a gathering and lunch in the Assembly Room at St. Paul United Church of Christ in New Bremen. Arrangements are being conducted by the Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home in New Bremen. Condolences to the Waterman family can be left online at