Ervin Dean “Erv” Fackler

January 08, 1937 ‒ April 16, 2017

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Ervin Dean “Erv” Fackler went to be with the Lord Sunday evening, April 16, 2017 in his home surrounded by his family. He was 80.

He was born January 8, 1937 in Ft. Wayne, Indiana to parents Henry & Mary (Headley) Fackler. After he was graduated from Shiloh High School with the class of 1955, he proudly served his country by joining the Air National Guard.

Erv started as a Pepsi delivery driver getting to know many people in the area while doing so. Most of his working life he spent as a business owner. The last 30 years he owned Fackler Construction.

He was a member of Amvets Post #26 and the Mansfield Liederkranz. In spare time, he took pleasure in metal detecting and fishing, his biggest catch being a Sailfish he caught in Florida.

He is survived by his loving wife Linda Fackler of Mansfield; children Curtis Fackler of Spokane, WA, Mark Fackler from Citrus Heights, CA, Collien Rothig of Vermillion, Mike Kiley of Mansfield and Shawn Kiley of Mansfield; 13 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, Erv was preceded in death by a daughter CJ Whitely.

The family will be hosting a Celebration of Life at the Amvets Post #26 on Saturday, April 22, 2017.

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  • Sorry to Hear about Erv’s passing. We are out of state at this time and will be unable
    to see you Saturday.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.

  • So sorry for your loss Linda & family. We are thinking of you at this difficult time. He will be missed by many. May God give you strength . We love you.