October 25, 1943 -- March 4, 2021
Delvin "Del" R. Slaubaugh, 77, of New Paris, passed away peacefully while
surrounded by his family at 10:15 pm on Thursday, March 4, at his residence. He
was born on October 25, 1943 in Rugby, ND, to Joseph and Mattie (Graber)
Slaubaugh. On September 12, 1970 in Goshen, he married Marlene Chupp, she
survives. Survivors in addition to his wife are daughter, Michelle Slaven of New
Paris; two grandsons, Christian and Brendan Slaven; five sisters, Delores (Paul)
Erb of Casselton, ND, Corrine (Robert) Gingerich of Corvallis, MT, Dorothy (Roy)
Benjamin of Syracuse, NY, Janice (Michael) Ryan of Boise, ID, Connie Todd of
Sarasota, FL; brother, Ernest (Marjo) Slaubaugh of Sarasota, FL. He was
preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Mervin Slaubaugh. Del was a
heavy equipment operator working for McKibbin Brothers Excavating and Kibby
Excavating. In the 80's and 90's he also trained and raced Standardbred
racehorses. He was a member of the United States Trotting Association and the
Clinton Frame Church. He loved to attend auctions and collect toy tractors. He
loved spending time with his daughter and following his grandson's activities,
especially marching band. He loved his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and is now
resting in his arms. Visitation will be from 4:00 - 7:00 pm on Tuesday, March 9, at
Clinton Frame Church, 63846 CR 35 Goshen. There will also be one hour of
visitation prior to the 10:00 am funeral services on Wednesday, March 10, also at
the church. The family and funeral home request that anyone attending visitation
or funeral wear a face covering. Services will be conducted by Pastors
Sebastiano Rosa and Linda Miller. Burial will be in Miller Cemetery, Goshen.
Memorials may be given to Clinton Frame Brotherhood Fund or Heartland
Hospice. Online condolences may be offered at

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From: Dan & Inez (Slaubaugh) Marlowe
Del, you will be missed.
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From: Ned and Vi Miller
We always enjoyed talking to Del. Wishing GODS BLESSINGS to Marlene and
Delvin "Del" R. Slaubaugh