Urban B. Scherley Sr., 92, of Bellevue, passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, in his home.
He was born Oct. 24, 1920, in Attica, the son of Edward and Anna (Schriner) Scherley. On April 24, 1948, he married his wife, Velma K. (Potts). She preceded him in death in October 2012.
Urban was a farmer, a member of St. Gaspar del Bufalo Church, and a member of the Knights of Columbus, Attica Counsel.
He is survived by his sons, Urban (Patricia) Scherley Jr. of Bellevue, Donald (Sue) Scherley of Bellevue; daughters, Barb Miller of Bellevue, Geraldine (Louie) Niedermier of New Washington, Ohio; 13 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and wife, he is preceded in death by three brothers, Oscar, Victor and Harold Scherley; two sisters, Alberta Rumschlag and Mildred Turner; infant son, Marion Michael Scherley; and an infant grandson.
Friends will be received 2-8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, at Foos & Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue. A funeral mass will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, at St. Gaspar del Bufalo Church, 16209 E. County Road 46, Bellevue. Burial will follow at Reed Assumption Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to the Reed Assumption Cemetery Endowment or Attica-Venice-Reed Fire Department.
Memories and condolences may be shared at foosfuneral.com.