OTTAWA — Harold W. Droll, 84, of Ottawa died at 7:05 a.m. Friday, June 13, 2014 at St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima.
was born Nov. 3, 1929 in Cloverdale to the late Killian and Emma
(Unterbrink) Droll. On May 20, 1967 he married Suzanne Hornstein who
survives in Ottawa.
Also surviving are four children, Mark (Renee)
Droll of Lima, Christopher (Jenny) Droll and Peter (Amy) Droll both of
Ottawa, and Amy (Joe) Kletz of Cincinnati; four grandchildren, Ryan
Droll, Conner Droll, Evelyn Kletz, and Tyler Kletz.
He was also
preceded in death by six brothers, Ralph, Bud, Arthur, Jerome, Gilbert,
and Virgil Droll and two sisters, Velma Horstman and Luella Decamp.
was retired from the U.S. Postal Service in Ottawa. He was a U.S. Army
veteran of the Korean Conflict during which he received the Purple
Heart. He was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Ottawa,
the Ottawa American Legion, Ottawa Eagles, and the Ottawa VFW.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, June 16 at
Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Ottawa with Fr. Matt Jozefiak
officiating. There was a military service following the Mass at the
Arrangements were handled by Love Funeral Home, Ottawa.
Memorials may be made to the Ottawa Food Bank.
Condolences can be expressed at: www.lovefuneralhome.com.