Walter H. Wauben age 73, of Wapakoneta died 11:37 p.m., Friday Feb. 15 at Lima Memorial Health Systems. He was born April 23, 1939 in Lima to William Mathew and Lucille Konst Wauben. He married Erma Jene Griffith Nov. 22, 1960 and she preceded him in death Feb. 1, 2013.
Mr. Wauben had been the Bookmobile Driver for the Allen County Library. He was a member of Salem United Methodist Church and enjoyed fishing, talking to people and his two granddaughters.
Survivors include son Terry (Robin) Wauben of Galena, OH, 2 granddaughters: Hailey and Hannah Wauben, 2 brothers Charles (Mary) Wauben of Delphos and James (Sherry) Wauben of Reston, VA and a sister Jeanette (Rodney) Brown of Lima.
He was preceded in death by 2 brothers William and Paul Wauben.
The family will receive friends 4-7 p.m., Tuesday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home Cridersville. The funeral will follow at 7 with Chaplain Lynn Huffman and Pastor Becky Gray officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Auglaize Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be given to Salem United Methodist Church or the American Cancer Society.
Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm