Dec. 17, 1933-July 17, 2012
Arnold B. Liebrecht, 78, of Delphos, died at 5:45 a.m. Tuesday at Vancrest Healthcare Center.
He was born Dec. 17, 1933, in Ottoville to Arnold and Mary Miller Liebrecht, who preceded him in death.
He married Agnes Falke, who died Jan. 3, 2003. On Nov. 26, 2004, he married Ruth Hemker Baldauf, who survives in Delphos.
Survivors also include sons David (Elaine) Liebrecht of Springboro, Don (Barb) Liebrecht of West Dundee, Ill. and John (Sharon) Liebrecht of Pataskala; stepchildren Michael (Lori) Baldauf of Delphos, Ronald Baldauf of Kalida, David Baldauf and Virginia (Larry) Cress of Lima and Lisa (Don) Finn of Toledo; grandchildren Drew Liebrecht, Alex Liebrecht, Brian Liebrecht, Jessica (Justin) McClintock and Ryan (Lara) Verbecken; and four great-grandchildren.
Mr. Liebrecht retired as a high-low driver from Ford Motor Co. Lima Engine Plant after 30 years. He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church and Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 471. He enjoyed golfing and woodworking.
Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 1:30 p.m. Friday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, the Rev. Melvin Verhoff officiating. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Harter and Schier Funeral Home, where a parish wake begins at 7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Foundation.