Larry D. Nihiser

Posted on Feb 15, 2013

Larry D. Nihiser, 74, of Van Wert, Ohio passed away at 8:20 a.m. on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center. He was born on September 16, 1938 in Van Wert, Ohio to Lawrence A. “Tom” and Erma M. (Fackler) Nihiser. He was married on June 27, 1964 to Faye Ann Roth.
He retired in 1994 from Aeroquip Corporation in Van Wert, Ohio after 33 years of service. He was a veteran of the US Air Force National Guard, serving with the 122nd Squadron in France. He was a member of the Van Wert American Legion and Moose Lodge. He was an outdoorsman and mushroom hunter and was an avid supporter of the National Rifle Association (NRA).
He is survived by his wife of Van Wert, Ohio; brother, Jerry W. (Carol Lynne) Nihiser of Van Wert, Ohio; and sister, Sandra Kay (Jerry) Zeigler of Bluffton.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Private family services will be held at Woodland Cemetery in Van Wert, Ohio.
Military graveside rites will be conducted by the Van Wert American Legion and VFW Posts.
Memorials may be made to Convoy EMS.
Arrangements provided by Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory. Condolences may be expressed at