Urban B. Scherley Sr., 92, of Bellevue, passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, at his home.
He was born Oct. 24, 1920, in Attica, the son of the late Edward and Anna (Schriner) Scherley. On April 24, 1948, he married his wife, Velma K. (Potts). She preceded him in death in October 2012.
He is survived by his two sons, Urban (Patricia) Scherley Jr. of Bellevue and Donald (Sue) Scherley of Bellevue; two daughters, Barb Miller of Bellevue and Geraldine (Louie) Niedermier of New Washington; 13 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and wife, he is preceded in death by three brothers, Oscar, Victor and Harold Scherley; two sisters, Alberta Rumschlag and Mildred Turner; infant son, Marion Michael Scherley; and an infant grandson.
Urban was a farmer, a member of St. Gaspar del Bufalo Church, and a member of the Knights of Columbus Attica Counsel.
Friends will be received from 2-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at Foos & Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue.
A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday at St. Gaspar del Bufalo Church, 16209 E. County Road 46, Bellevue, Ohio 44811. Burial will follow at Reed Assumption Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to the Reed Assumption Cemetery Endowment or Attica-Venice-Reed Fire Department.
Memories and condolences may be shared at www.foosfuneral.com.