Archbold, OH

Delilah King

Delilah King

Delilah King

Delilah King, age 95 years, of Archbold, passed away Friday afternoon, April 5, 2019, at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold.

She was born Oct. 29, 1923, on the farm where she lived her entire lifetime, a daughter of Henry and Ida (Weber) King.

She retired from the former Lauber Manufacturing Company in Archbold. She enjoyed gardening, woodworking, crocheting, and canning fruits and vegetables from her garden.

She thrilled in giving Gator rides on the trails in the woods.

She was a member of the Central Mennonite Church near Archbold.

She is survived by one brother, Andrew (Doris) King of Archbold; one sister, Florence Nofziger of Pettisville; many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and -nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers, Freeman King, Dale King, Olen King, and Orville King; three sisters, Dorothy Lantz, Inez King, and Martha King.

Memorial services will be held today, Wednesday, at 11 a.m. at the Central Mennonite Church with Pastor David Elkins officiating. Interment will precede in the Pettisville Cemetery.

Short Funeral Home in Archbold has been entrusted with the arrangements.

The family suggests memorials be given to Adriel School, Mennonite Central Committee, or Gideons International.