Marcille Kay “Marcy” Whiteman, age 64, of Archbold, passed away on Thursday, November 27, 2014 at Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice. Marcy has worked as an administrative assistant for Fielitz Cabinet Company, Sauder Woodworking and Arrow Tru-Line, all of Archbold.
Marcy was born in Wauseon on September 21, 1950, the daughter of Harold and Velma (Short) Beck. On June 12, 1971 she married Bruce Whiteman, and he survives. Marcy was a member of Zion Mennonite Church in Archbold. She had served as chairperson for the Fairlawn Haven Auxiliary. More than anything, Marcy enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
Surviving is her husband, Bruce; son, Mike (Katie) Whiteman of Archbold; daughter, Beth (Andrew) Hall of Houston, Texas; grandchildren, Silas, Lydia, Elizabeth, Gwen, Gabriel, McKinzie, and Sydney. Also surviving are her brothers, Bruce (Janis) Beck of Haines City, Florida, and Lynn (Bonnez) Beck of Stryker. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Visitation for Marcy will be held from 2:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on Sunday, November 30, 2014 at Zion Mennonite Church in Archbold, where a Celebration of Marcy’s Life will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, with Pastor Jeff Kauffman, officiating. Interment will be in the Pettisville Cemetery at a later date. The family requests that memorial contributions be given to Zion Mennonite Church Women or Community Health Professional Hospice. Grisier Funeral Home in Archbold has been entrusted with arrangements.