- Age: 59
- Interview Date: 2/5/2008, 5/29/2008
- Interviewer: Michael Maniscalco, Illinois State Museum
- Interview Length: 71 minutes Sit-Down Interview, 114 minutes Walk-and-Talk Interview
- County: Moultrie
- Oba is a retired Amish dairy farmer. He now breeds and raises Belgian draft horses, and uses the horses to pull plows, planters, and other implements on his farm.