The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

January 25, 2013

Victor Schlabach

The Joplin Globe


Victor Schlabach, 76, of Fairview, Mo., died peacefully Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, in Sarasota, Fla., due to heart complications.

Victor was born March 22, 1936. He married Ada Wagler on March 7, 1957.

He is survived by his beloved wife, Ada; one son, Marvin, Naples, Fla.; three daughters, Mary Sue (Nathan Miller), Fairland, Okla., Irene (Mike Hostetler), Sandy Lake, Pa., and Barbara, Middlefield, Ohio; five brothers, Henry Jr., Middlefield, Roy, Middlefield, Wyman, North Canton, Ohio, Robert, Hartville, Ohio, and Oscar, Cochranton, Pa.; and six granddaughters.

Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Fairview Mennonite Church. Memorial service will be Sunday, Jan. 27, at 10 a.m. at the Fairview Mennonite Church, 2 miles west of Fairview on Highway HH.