Kenneth E. Geiger, 87 of Bluffton died at 10:45 AM February 29, 2012 at the Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton. He was born November 17, 1924 in Allen County to Pearl E. and Burdella B. (Amstutz) Geiger. On November 17, 1950 he married Virginia Klingler and she died November 23, 2011.
Mary Ellen (Rickly) Reichenbach, 98 passed away peacefully at 10:42 AM on Tuesday February 28, 2012 at her residence with her daughter by her side. She was born February 12, 1914 on the family farm in Putnam County to Samuel and Arletta (Huffman) Rickly.
Thomas D. Nusbaum, 70 of Bluffton died at 10:20 AM February 28, 2012 at Blanchard Valley Hospital, Findlay. He was born January 28, 1942 in Lima to Elmer and Florence (Krites) Nusbaum who preceded him in death. On June 15, 1963 he married Barbara Shepler and she survives. He retired from Dana Corporation, Lima. After retirement he was a bus driver for Bluffton Schools. He was a member of the Eagles, Lima. He had been a member of the Bluffton Fire & EMS Departments. Survivors also include two daughters Pam (Bob) Bryer of Bluffton and Cindy Vogel of Findlay; a son Daryl (Tawana) Nusbaum of Bluffton; eight grandchildren and two sisters.
Evelyn L. Krehbiel, 86, of Bluffton died at 9:20 pm February 22, 2012 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. She was born September 17, 1925 in Danvers, IL to Harvey Ebersole and Alma Ruth Hostetler Nunemaker. On August 30, 1947 she married Howard E. Krehbiel and he preceded her in death on March 30, 1999. The daughter of a Mennonite minister, Evelyn attended school in Comins, MI and Tiskilwa, IL and graduated from High School in Donnellson, IA in 1943. While in Donnellson, she met Howard. She worked for a time at the Schaeffer Pen Company in Ft. Madison, IA before attending Bluffton College and graduating in 1948.