Archbold, OH

Donald L. Grime

Donald L. Grime, age 78 years, of Archbold, passed away Monday morning, Sept. 10, 2007, in the comfort of his home.

He was born Feb. 6, 1929, near Archbold. He is a son of Lester and Hulda (Miller) Grime, and on Aug. 9, 1947, he married Mary Stites.

An Archbold resident all of his lifetime, he owned and operated D&W Collision Service. He was a member of St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Archbold, a 4th degree in the Knights of Columbus, a lifetime member of the Fathers of Sons of Veterans of Foreign Wars, and former member for many years of the Elks, Eagles and Moose Lodges.

He is survived by his wife, Mary; two daughters, Barbara Grime- Parker and Patricia Grime-Coulon; three sons, Frank (Cheryl) Grime, Andy (Lois) Grime, all of Archbold, and Tony (Deb) Grime of Camden, Mich.

He is the grandfather of 18 grandchildren and 28 greatgrandchildren. He is also survived by one sister, Margaret Saul of Bryan; two brothers, Kenny (Martha) Grime of West Unity, and Wayne (Nancy) Grime of Archbold.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a granddaughter; a grandson; two sisters, Evelyn Grime and Doris Stamm-Wyse; and two brothers, Harold Grime and Leo Grime.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, Sept. 13, at 10:30 a.m., at St. Peter Catholic Church in Archbold, with Father Gary Ferguson officiating. Interment will follow in St. Peter’s Catholic Cemetery.

Friends and family may call at Short Funeral Home in Archbold from 2-9 p.m. on Wednesday, with Rosary services at 8 p.m. The family suggests that memorials be given to Hospice of Northwest Ohio.

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