J. Jeanette Kreft, 95, formerly of Archbold, died Friday, Oct. 12, 2007 in her son’s Sylvania Township home. Survivors include a son, Thomas (Linda) Kreft, Sylvania Township; a daughter, Susan Wood, Seattle, Wash.; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Burial was in Wauseon Union Cemetery.
Kenneth E. Oberlin, 87, Stryker, died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007 at Hillside Country Living, Bryan. Surviving are three sons, Allen (Kay) Oberlin, Windfall, Ind., Stephen, Bryan, and Timothy (Pam) Oberlin, Stryker; eight grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Interment was in the Stryker Cemetery.
Ervin O. Wyse, 85, Dundee, Mich., and formerly of Archbold, died Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2007, at his home. Survivors include two sons, Michael (Tari) Wyse, Ann Arbor, Mich., and Daniel (Dawn) Wyse, Dundee, Mich.; two grandchildren; one greatgrandson; a brother, Mahlon (Valeria) Wyse, Archbold; and three sisters, Carol (Lloyd) Neuenschwander, Berne, Ind., Doris (Cecil) Albreicht, Woodburn, Ind., and Valetta (Duane) Miller, Midland, Mich. Funeral services are Saturday, 11 a.m., Dundee United Methodist Church. Burial follows at the Deerfield Cemetery, Deerfield. Visitation is Friday from 4-9 p.m. at Cover Funeral Home, Dundee.
Orval E. Sauder, 73, Pettisville, died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2007, in his home. Survivors include his wife, Esther; three sons, Randall (Karen) Sauder, Archbold, Timothy (Denise) Sauder, Wauseon, Brad (Holly) Sauder, Chagrin Falls; a daughter, Karen (Byron) Fosnight, Wichita, Kan.; 10 grandchildren; and two sisters, Velma (Omar) Gnagey and Mary Alice (Duane) Eash, Archbold. Memorial services are tomorrow, Thursday, 11 a.m., at Central Mennonite Church with Jeffrey Smith, Wanda Stopher, and Bill Holsopple the officiating pastors. Interment precedes in the Pettisville Cemetery. Visitation is today, Wednesday, 2-8 p.m. at the Central Church Fellowship Hall. Short Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.