Kalev Purje, age 58, of Archbold, died on Oct. 14, 2010.
He was born in Augsburg, Germany.
He is survived by his mother, Helve Purje, and one brother, Lembit (Jacky) in Florida; his deceased brother’s widow, Robyn, and her children, Matthew and Lauren in Columbus; Uncle Eerik (Ilme) and their daughter, Merike, in Canada.
Kalev was preceded in death by his father, Albert Purje, and one brother, Matti.
A memorial service was held on Oct. 19 in St. Martin’s Lutheran Church with Pastor Paul Reichert officiating.
Contributions may be made to St. Martin’s or the donor’s choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Short’s Funeral Home in Archbold. www.ShortFuneralHome.com.