Arlene “Tootie” Nafziger, age 87, of Archbold passed away early Tuesday February 24, 2015 at Hillside Country Living near Bryan, Ohio. Prior to her retirement she had worked for Deluxe Cleaners in Archbold for many years.
Mrs. Nafziger was born in Stryker, Ohio on February 13, 1928 the daughter of Elsie A. Mohr and Earl Dierks. In December 25, 1950 she married Marlin “Jake “ Nafziger and he survives. She was a member of the Stryker United Brethren Church where she had been active with many of its committees and activities. Spending time with family was always important to Mrs. Nafziger.
Surviving is grandson; Michael (Beth) Harrold of Bryan, grand-daughter; Jennifer Harrold of Bryan and great-grandchildren; Carter, Allison and Lucy Harrold. Preceding her in death were sons; Lynn in 1980 and Todd in 2009. Also preceding her in death was brother Max Dierks.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00am Friday February 27, 2015 at the Stryker United Brethren Church with Pastor Nick Woodall officiating. Interment will follow in the Stryker Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family at the church on Thursday from 2:00-6:00pm. The family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Stryker United Brethren Church. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.GrisierFH.com. The Grisier Funeral Home in Stryker has been entrusted with arrangements.