WAUSEON -- Claude W. Kidd, 77, of Wauseon, passed away Saturday, September 21, 2013, in Holgate, Ohio.
Prior to his retirement, he had worked at Blissfield Truck Lines and also as a foreman for S & W Mills in Archbold. Claude was born in Morgan County, Kentucky, on September 7, 1936, the son of Luke and Ethel (Wilder) Kidd. In 1977, he married Wanda Moore, and she preceded him in death in 2012.
Surviving are one son, Jim Kidd, of New Mexico; two daughters, Christy Klingensmith of Wauseon and Teresa Scarbrough of Holgate; five grandchildren; one brother, Roger Kidd of Kentucky; and two sisters, Della Johnson of Michigan and Jewell Swartz of Kentucky.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Dottie Ondrasek; and five brothers, Estill, Jean, Emery, Elis and Clyde Kidd.
Visitation will be held from 2-8 p.m. Thursday, September 26, 2013, at the Edgar-Grisier Funeral Home in Wauseon, where the funeral will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, with Pastor Donna Stutzman officiating. Burial will follow in the Floral Grove Cemetery, near West Unity.
The family requests that memorial contributions be given to the charity of the donor's choice. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.grisierfh.com.