He is retired from Holmes Limestone and later operated Erbs Sports and Archery. He was a member of the Old Order Amish Church.
He was married on January 22, 1946 to the former Elizabeth J. Miller who died on February 12, 2010.
He is survived by his brother Sam D. (Lizzie) Erb of Millersburg and caretakers Delbert V and Mary Troyer family and Ivan J and Sara Ann Miller family and many nieces, nephews and friends.
In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by a brother Albert D. Erb and a sister Lizzie (Noah L.) Raber.
Services will be held on Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 9:00 AM at the Delbert Troyer residence 4433 CR 70 Charm with Bishop Andy M. Hershberger officiating. Burial will be in the Yoder Cemetery in Clark Twp., Holmes County. Friends may call any time after 1PM Sunday at the Delbert Troyer residence. Arrangements are being handled by Smith-Varns Funeral Home at Sugarcreek.
Smith-Varns Funeral Home of Sugarcreek