GREENVILLE - Harold E. Asterman, age 92, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away at 8:25 p.m. Feb. 9, 2014, at Heartland of Greenville.
Harold was born Dec. 13, 1921, in Darke County, Ohio, to the late Marvin and Sadie (Flory) Asterman.
Harold is survived by his wife, Naomi Grace (Ross) Asterman, whom he married Jan. 11, 1943; son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Valna Asterman of San Antonio, Texas; grandchildren, Brian and Lynnette Trent, Mark Trent, Julie and Jeremy Fisher, Ross Asterman and JB and Kelly Asterman; great-grandchildren, Brittany Trent, Ryan Trent, Chase Trent and Jessica Whittaker; great-great grandson, Rage Miller; brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Joan Asterman of Florida; and nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Harold is also preceded in death by a daughter, Sandra Trent; and a stepgrandson, Greg L. "Wilbur" Trent.
Harold served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He is a retired farmer and truck driver. Harold was a member of East Main Church of Christ in Greenville; Greenville D.A.V.; Greenville American Legion; Greenville V.F.W. and was past trustee of the Fraternal Order of Police.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville with Rev. Jim Morehouse officiating. Military honors will be conducted by the Greenville Veteran's Honor Guard. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Greenville Township Memorial Garden in Darke County. There is no public visitation. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Heartland. Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com