Darrell H. Whetsel, 76, of Fostoria, died Monday, March 17, 2014, at Toledo Hospital.
He was born Jan. 14, 1938, in Cygnet, to Melvin and Lillian (Short) Whetsel, He married Luella Faye Chambers Aug. 18, 1956, at Mount Zion Church, Wayne, and she survives in Fostoria.
He also is survived by a daughter, Cindy (Rex) Reinhart of Fostoria; two sons, Rick (Louan) Whetsel of Risingsun and Bill (Eileen) Whetsel of Fostoria; two sisters, Kathy Burmeister and Rosalie Arndt; five grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Wayne Whetsel; daughter, Sharon Kay Whetsel; and two brothers, Ronnie and Joe Whetsel.
His funeral will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, 301 W. Tiffin St., Fostoria, with the Rev. Paul Rutledge officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Zion Cemetery, Wayne.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to St. Wendelin High School or Perry Township Fire Department and the family has asked that all attending services dress casual.