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Nofziger, Lloyd V.; Nofziger, Zela M. Graber;
Lloyd V. Nofziger, 88, Wauseon,
died Tuesday, Aug 10, 1999, at Fulton Manor Nursing Home, Wauseon, died
Tuesday, Aug. 10, 1999, at Fulton Manor Nursing Home, Wauseon,
complications from a fractured hip and Parkinson's disease.
Born Oct. 25, 1910, near Wauseon, he
was a son of Jacob and Caroline (Burkholder) Nofziger, and married Ilva
Feb 10, 1931, who survives. A lifelong
resident of the Wauseon area, he farmed until 1988, and moved to
Estates, Pettisville, in 1991. He was a
member of the West
Clinton Mennonite Church
where he was on the building committee in 1967, and served on church
and as a trustee.
Surviving are his wife, Ilva; and five
sons, Richard (Genevieve) Nofziger, Archbold; Merrill, (Marcile)
Wauseon; Ronald (Marlene) Nofziger, Archbold; Dorin (Ilene) Nofziger,
and Jerry (Sharon) Nofziger, Goshen, Ind.; one daughter, Mrs. George
Karagiorge, Wauseon; 18 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; four
step-grandchildren; 18 step-grandchildren; seven
step-great-great-grandchildren; and a brother, Roy Nofziger, Archbold.
Memorial services were Saturday, 11
a.m., at West
Clinton Mennonite Church,
Pettisville. James Roynon was the
officiating pastor. Burial in Pettisville Cemetery preceded the service.
Buckeye, 18 Aug
Zela M. Graber
Zela M. Nofziger, 94,
Archbold died Sunday, Oct. 3, 1999, at Fairlawn Haven, Archbold, where
resided since Aug. 1, 1991.
Born Sept. 25, 1905, near Stryker, she
was a daughter of Peter and Barbara (Wyse) Graber.
She married Jesse (Jack) Nofziger on June 26,
1930, and he preceded her in death on March 29, 1989.
She lived in the Wauseon area until moving to
Archbold in 1962, and was a homemaker.
She and her husband were instrumental in church planting at
Chapel, Holland, Ohio.
She was a member of Zion Mennonite
Surviving are one son, David (Ruby)
Nofziger, Stillwater, Okla.; five daughters, Mrs. Dale E. (Patty)
Archbold; Mrs. Don (Mary) Chelgren, Federal Way, Wash.; Mrs. Richard
Camp, Santa Monica, Calif.; Mrs. Dean (Janeth) Nofziger, and Mrs. Jim
Sauder, Wauseon; 14 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Memorial services are today, Wednesday,
4 p.m. at the Zion
from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. today, Wednesday.
Obit: Archbold (Ohio) Buckeye, 6 Oct 1999
by: Mona Mann
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