Erma J. Wauben, age 75, of Wapakoneta, died 12:58 p.m., Friday Feb. 1, 2013 at Kindred Hospital. She was born Aug. 31, 1937 in Hueysville, KY to Bob and Polly Prater Griffith, who preceded her in death. She married Walter H. Wauben Nov. 22, 1960 and he survives in Wapak.
Mrs. Wauben had been a nurses technician at Lima Memorial Health Systems. She was a member of Salem United Methodist Church and enjoyed being with family.
Survivors include a son: Terry Lee (Robin) Wauben of Columbus, Ohio, 2 granddaughters: Hailey and Hannah Wauben, 2 brothers: John ‘Buddy’ (Imogene) Griffith of Cridersville and Grover (Mary) Griffith of Lima, and a sister Joyce (Kenneth) Diltz of Cloverdale, OH.
She was preceded in death by brothers Kenneth and Paul Griffith and a sister Glenna Fay Griffith.
The family will receive friends 4-7 p.m., Monday Feb. 4 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. The funeral will begin at 7 with Pastor Lynn Huffman officiating.
Private burial will be at a later date in Auglaize Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to the American Cancer Society.
Date: Monday, February 4, 2013
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm