Thelma E. “Sis” Mikesell, 86, of Cadiz, died Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at Gables Care Center, Hopedale. She was born December 15, 1924 in Shortcreek, Ohio, a daughter of the late Hartzelle and Estella Gummere Reppart.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Kenneth, Merwin and William Reppart.

Friends may call Friday, December 2, 2011 from 4 p.m. until time of service at 7 p.m. at Clark-Kirkland Funeral Home, Cadiz. Rev. Richard Hasley will officiate. Private interment will be at the convenience of the family at Olive Branch Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Harrison Community Hospital Auxiliary, 951 E. Market St., Cadiz, OH 43907. Online condolences may be made at

A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.