He was a retired farmer and a member of the Old Order Amish Church. He was married to the former Lizzie Beachy who died on June 2, 2005.
He is survived by his children; LeRoy (Anna) Raber of Millersburg, Marie (Mose) Barkman of Baltic, and Marvin (Dorothy) Raber of Baltic, 7 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and his wife, he is preceded in death by his brother Raymond Raber.
Services will be held on Wednesday, October 16, 2013 at 9:00 AM at the Willis Yoder Residence 2971 TR 190 Baltic. Burial will be in the Raber Cemetery in Clark Twp., Holmes County. Friends may call anytime at the Raber Residence. Arrangements are being handled by Smith-Varns Funeral Home at Sugarcreek.