Herbert J. Grime, age 88, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2014, in his home. Prior to his retirement he had been a lifelong area farmer.
Mr. Grime was born in Archbold on February 13, 1925, the son of Clarence and Ethel (Harsch) Grime. On September 2, 1950 he married Helen Eisel, and she survives. He was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Archbold. A Navy Veteran of WWII, he was also a member of the Archbold American Legion B.L.W. Post #311.
Surviving besides his wife, Helen, are children, Becky (Joe) Hernandez of Wauseon, Tim Grime of Archbold, Roger (Beth) Grime of Archbold, Susan (John) Cowell of Archbold, Mary Jo (Jay) Ferguson of Lorain, Ohio, and Jennifer (Greg) Hier of Hilliard, Ohio. Also surviving are 12 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, sister, Lucille Connin of Bryan and brother, Clare Grime of Archbold. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Robert Grime, and great-grandson, Jenson Aschemeier.
Visitation for Herbert will be held from 2:00 P.M. until 4:00 P.M. on Sunday at the Grisier Funeral Home with a Scripture Service at 4:00 P.M. Visitation on Monday morning, January 13, 2014, starting at 10:00 A.M. followed by a Funeral Mass celebrated at 11:00 A.M. in the Chapel at Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home in Archbold. The family requests that memorial contributions be given to Fairlawn Haven Nursing Home or the charity of the donor’s choice.