Michael D. Mefferd
Michael D. Mefferd
ROCKFORD, Ohio — Michael D. Mefferd, 65, of rural Rockford, died at 4:49 p.m. Monday, July 29, 2019, at his residence.

He was born Sept. 22, 1953, in Van Wert, the son of the late Don and Louise (Wilson) Mefferd. On Nov. 13, 1971, he married Rebecca (Trim) Mefferd who survives him at the family residence in rural Rockford.

He is also survived by sons, Michael D. Mefferd Jr. of rural Rockford and Robert F. (Erika) Mefferd of Convoy; daughter, Felicia (Isaiah) Jones of Jonestown, Ohio; grandchildren, Lucas, Grant, and Courtney Mefferd of Convoy; brother, Allen Mefferd of Van Wert; sisters, Jane (Steve) Blevins of New Haven, Indiana, and Lisa (Brian) Wisener of Middle Point; and several nieces and nephews.

He was also preceded in death by an infant brother, Jeffery Mefferd.

Mike had been an 18-year employee of Aeroquip while also running his dairy farm for over 40 years. He was also a part-time employee of Mercer Machine Shop. He enjoyed going to fairs where he visited the dairy farmers and other animal exhibitions and talking with other dairy farmers. He also loved going to auctions.

Funeral service will be at noon Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, at Brickner Funeral Home with the Rev. Darwin Dunten officiating. Burial will follow in Convoy IOOF Cemetery. Friends may call at Brickner Funeral Home from 10 a.m. to time of service Saturday.

Preferred memorials are to the 4-H Udder Club or Community Health Professionals Hospice.

Condolences may be left on the website; www.bricknerfuneralhome.com or emailed to bricknerfuneralhome@bright.net.