Von E. Markley, age 75, of Wapakoneta died 3:00 p.m., Monday Feb. 14 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. He was born March 19, 1935 in Van Wert County to Isem C. and Edith Holland Markley. Both parents are deceased. He married Donna Sibert June 10, 1961 and she survives in Wapakoneta.
Mr. Markley had been a teacher for Elida Schools and served in the U. S. Army. He was a 1953 graduate of Hoaglin-Jackson High School and a 1961 graduate of Defiance College.
Survivors include a son Eric (Sheri) Markley of Wapak, a daughter Tracy Markley of Wapak , 3 granddaughters: Jessica, Rikki and Caitlin Markely and a sister Vivian Leichensteiger of Ohio City.
He was preceded in death by 4 brothers and 2 sisters.
Private Family services will be held at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Auglaize County Humane Society.