GILBOA - Donald D. Wherly, 78 died March 12, 2014 at Bridge Hospice Care Center, Findlay. He was born February 17, 1936 in Putnam County to the late Rolla and Myrtle (Cherry) Wherly. On April 22, 1966, he married Jean A. Moser Schaller.
Don had been a self-employed farmer. He and his wife owned and operated Wherly's Farm Market. Don was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Findlay and the Bluffton Flying Club. He was active in the Pandora Tennis Club. Don enjoyed motorcycles, airplanes, tennis, spending time in his woodworking shop and growing produce for his farm market.
Survivors also include a sister Shirley Kline of Mt. Cory.
He was preceded in death by sisters Pauline Wherly and Bernice Wherly.
The family would like to extend special thanks to Bridge Hospice Care Center, it's nurses and staff for their wonderful care and support.
Services will be 10:30 am Saturday at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Bluffton. Pastor Robert Krueger officiating. Burial will be in Harman Cemetery, Gilboa. Visitation will be Friday from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bridge Hospice Care Center or Immanuel Lutheran Church, Findlay.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.