J. Gilbert Aichholz

J. Gilbert Aichholz, 91, of Attica, died early Tuesday morning, March 25, 2014, at The Willows at Willard.

He was born May 30, 1922, in Attica, to Alvin C. and Marguerite (Wurm) Aichholz. Mr. Aichholz was a farmer and a member of Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church, Attica, and Attica K of C. He enjoyed watching history and sports on TV and absolutely loved animals.

Mr. Aichholz is survived by his brother, Eugene (Carol) Aichholz of Attica; sister, Isabel (Robert) Ault of Urbana; and 14 nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters, Madonna Aichholz, Mildred Mechling and Evelyn Aichholz.

His Mass of Christian burial will begin at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 28, 2014, at Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church, Attica, with Fr. Paul A. Fahrbach conducting the Mass. Burial will follow at Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Attica.

Friends may call from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Lindsey-Foos-Kocher Funeral Service, 295 W. Tiffin St., Attica, with the rosary prayed at 5:45 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the church, Attica EMS or AVR Fire Department through the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at www.lindseyfooskocher.com.