Orville L. Schumann, 86, of Wapakoneta passed away at 10:03 a.m. Sunday December 16, 2018 at Lima Memorial Health System, Lima surrounded by his family.
He was born in Wapakoneta on June 4, 1932 to Urban S. & Esther M. (Starr) Schumann who preceded him in death. On June 7, 1952 he married Lois A. Lunz and she passed away on April 8, 2016.
Survivors include 5 children; Sheryl (Ron) Laman, Dennis Schumann, Eric Schumann, Gayle (Chris) Schneider, Bruce (Tracy) Schumann all of Wapakoneta, 5 grandchildren Kellie (Larry) Byers, Jenny (Matt) McDorman, Kristin (Jeramie) Werling, Jared (Tiffany) Schumann, Justin (Rachel) Schumann, 12 great-grandchildren, two sisters Dr. Dorothy (Bob) Woolley, Marjorie Lane, several nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother-in-law Paul Lane.
Orville alongside his wife owned and operated a hog and dairy farm. They retired in 1999 after 63 years of operation. He was a life member of St. John’s Lutheran Church. He was a T.V. repairman and was also an accomplished pilot owning his own plane.
Private family services will be held at the St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery, Pusheta Road.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to the St. John’s Lutheran Church 15321 Pusheta Rd., Wapakoneta, OH 45895 or to St. Johns Volunteer Fire & Rescue P.O. Box 194, St. Johns, OH 45884.
The family has entrusted Schlosser Funeral Home & Cremation Services to handle the arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed at www.schlosserfuneralhome.com