Nancy Joan Stites Grime, 81, of Archbold, Ohio, died Jan. 3, 2014, at Fairlawn Haven in Archbold.
She was born Nov. 12, 1932, in Kunkle, Ohio, the daughter of Robert and Alice (Kuhn) Stites. She married Wayne L. Grime on Aug. 26, 1950.
Nancy was an active member of St. Peter Catholic Church. Nancy found happiness in gardening, making quilts, baking apple dumplings and the Pittsburg Steelers. Her greatest joy was being surrounded by her family and husband of 63 years.
Nancy is survived by her husband; six children, Peggy (and Tom) Hines of Archbold, Bradley (and Marsha) Grime of Archbold, Melinda (and Chris) Emmons of Alvordton, Ohio, Christopher (and Nina) Grime of Archbold, Brigitte (and Mike) Schrickel of Archbold and Abby Grime of Archbold; 17 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; and five sisters.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, five sisters, two sons, Randal D. Grime and James L. Grime, and granddaughter Ellen M. Schrickel.
Services are planned at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 6, at St. Peter Catholic Church, with Rev. Stephen Stanbery officiating. Interment will follow at St Peter Catholic Cemetery, Archbold. Visitation is planned from 2-8 p.m. Sunday at the church.
Memorials are suggested to Fairlawn Haven, Archbold.