Otto (Ed) Erbacher
(Deceased November 24, 2018)
Veteran of "C" Battery 1/83rd Artillery
Otto Edward Erbacher,
73, of Wooster passed away Saturday,
November 24, 2018 at LifeCare Hospice in
Wooster. He was born May 8, 1945 in
Cleveland, OH to the late Otto E. and
Theresa (Duta) Erbacher and married Barbara
Henry on June 14, 1973; they just celebrated
their 45th anniversary.
Ed honorably served his country in the Army
during the Vietnam War from 1965-67. He was
employed by Sealand Dometic for a number of
years, retiring in 2008. Ed was a member of
St. Johnís Lutheran Church and was also a
member of the Masonic Lodge. He enjoyed
reading and being in the great outdoors;
hiking was one of his favorite pastimes.
Surviving in addition to his wife are his
son, Jonathan Erbacher and his wife Caitlin
McHugh of Minneapolis, MN; a sister, Beverly
(George) Box of Summerville, SC; and a
brother Robert (Jill) Erbacher of Dallas, TX
and other family members.
His parents preceded him in death.
A gathering with a brief memorial service
followed by a meal and a time of fellowship
will be held Monday, November 26, 2018 at
6:00 p.m. at St. Johnís Lutheran Church, 46
Co. Rd. 2575, Lakeville, OH 44638 with
Pastor Angel Jackson officiating. In lieu of
flowers, the family suggests memorial
contributions be made to LifeCare Hospice
Wooster, ACS/ Relay for Life Mohican Valley
or St. Johnís Lutheran Church building fund.
Schlabach Funeral Home is assisting the
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