Shelley Fultz-Yole, 36, Lee's Summit, Missouri and formerly of Westerville, died Sunday, November 18, 2001.
She is survived by her son, Jeremy Mertz; her loving dog, Sebastian; her mother and stepfather, Judith and Cotton Dockery of Mount Vernon, Texas; her father, Arthur Fultz of Columbus; a brother, Michael Fultz of Columbus; two sisters, Kathy SanFillipo of Columbus and Cyndi Gee of Troy; her grandparents, Jayne Swope of Sunbury and Everett and Nellie Fultz of Frazeysburg; and by aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends.
Calling hours were at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury, where memorial services followed with Pastor Wayne Booth officiating. Interment will be in Galena Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Diane Shelley Scholarship Fund. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
George E. Gaines
George E. Gaines, 83, Moab, Utah, and formerly of Westerville, passed away Thursday (July 12, 2001) in Moab.
Retired from Rockwell International, Gaines was a Army Air Corp veteran of World War II and a member of the VFW and American Legion. He also served in the Civilian Conservation Corp.
Gaines was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian.
He is survived by his children, George (Mindy) Gaines, Jim (Debbie) Gaines, Gary Gaines, Michele (Jerry) Sorrell and Sean Gaines; by his grandchildren, Elizabeth, Tiffany, George, Lindsey, Jeremy, Jimmie and Ashley; and by many numerous family members.
Visitation was at Hill Funeral Home, Westerville where services were held. Interment was in Pioneer Cemetery.
Marjorie J. (Brown) Gallagher
Marjorie J. (Brown) Gallagher, 72, Sunbury and formerly of Worthington, died Tuesday (Dec. 15, 1998) at her home. She was born in Sylvania to Joseph Oliver and Lucille (Moffitt) Brown.
She was a graduate of Rawson High School and a 1947 graduate of Ohio Northern University, Ada. She was a registered pharmacist and had been employed with pharmacies and hospitals in Findlay, Michigan and Worthington. She retired from Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus.
She was preceded in death in July 1998 by her husband, Robert W. Gallagher.
She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Ann and Steven Rigsby, Sunbury; one son, Roger Gallagher, Pickerington; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Nancy and Dr. Richard Grundy and Emily and James Karch; four grandchildren, Stephanie and Brian Rigsby and Kelly and Wayne Gallagher; one step-grandson and step-granddaughter-in-law, David and Anna Rigsby; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorial services were held at Powell United Methodist Church with the Rev. Lou Williams officiating. Private interment was held in Trenton Township Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were handled by Rutherford-Corbin Funeral Chapel, Worthington.
Memorials contributions may be made to Hospice at Grady Memorial Hospital, 561 W. Central St. Delaware 43015.
Alan E. Gallion, 52, Cardington, died Wednesday (Oct. 13, 1999) at James Cancer Hospital in Columbus.
He was born on April 5, 1947, in Flatwoods, Ky., to the late Eddie Gallion and Lucy (Hardy) Jolly, who survives in Cardington.
Mr. Gallion graduated from Sunbury High School in 1965 and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He had worked at Honda of America in material service for 13 years. He had also worked 15 years with Hagglunds Denison Corp. in Delaware. He also had operated Al's Snowmobile Shop for 20 years and was an avid snowmobiler.
He is survived by wife, Carol Lynn Beam, whom he married on Dec. 21, 1984; one daughter, Tish Walker, Lancaster; two sisters, Sharon Edwards, Cardington, and Diane Pallos, Millersport; and two grandchildren.
Calling hours were at Gompf Funeral Home, Cardington. Funeral services were held with the Rev. Ben Gregory officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family in care of the funeral home.
Marguerite Gall, 81, Marengo, died Thursday (June 3, 1999) at Woodside Village Care Center, Mount Gilead.
She was born Nov. 30, 1917, in Columbus to the late L.D. and Marguerite (Davis) Sutfin. She moved to the Marengo area 16 years ago from Columbus.
A homemaker, she was a member of Sacred Hearts Catholic Church, Cardington, and enjoyed her grandchildren and gardening.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Louis; four sons and daughters-in-law, Joseph and Dixie Gall, Galena; Albert and Sandy Gall, Lewis Center, Willaim and Karen Gall, Centerburg, and Leo and Joyce Gall, Columbus; five daughters and three sons-in-law, Theresa Willard, Marengo, Marguerite and Orville Henderson, Watkinsville, Ga., Mary and John Badger, Bloomingburg, and Rita Bolton and Bridget and Ron Cook, all of Worthington; a daughter-in-law, Nancy Gall, North Lewisburg; and 31 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Louis Jr. and James; two brothers, Louis and Francis Sutfin; and one sister, Ella West.
A rosary was recited and calling hours held at the Gall family residence, Marengo. A funeral Mass was held at Sacred Hearts with the Rev. Charles Foeller officiating. Interment was in Marengo Cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Marengo.
Inez M. Gangier
Inez M. Gangier, 66, of Sunbury died Sunday evening (July 12, 1998) at Kobacker House in Columbus following a six-month illness.
She was born on May 29, 1932 in Detroit, Mich., to the late William and Inez (VanDecar) Beal. She moved to Sunbury in 1976 from Westerville. She worked over 20 years as a sales associate for the Northland Sears store. She enjoyed horses and all types of animals.
She is survived by her husband Lawrence; son Mike Gangnier of Sunbury; daughters and son-in-law Gail Kirk of Columbus and Michele and Tom Ridenour of Oswego, Ill.; and grandchildren Jill and Tommy Ridenour.
She was preceded in death by three brothers.
Funeral services were at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home in Sunbury. Graveside services were at Galena Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice at Riverside, 3535 Olentangy River Road, Columbus, OH, 43214.
James W. Garrabrant
James W. Garrabrant, 77, Westerville, died Wednesday (March 27, 2002) at his home.
He was born March 17, 1925, in Delaware to the late Dale S. and Grace (Burrel) Garrabrant. He was a member of Peace United Methodist Church and he enjoyed sports and cars. He was a retired lab technician for Battelle Institute.
Garrabrant is survived by two sons, Steven (Sharon) Garrabrant of Marysville and David Garrabrant of Westerville; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild; and a brother, Eldon (Freda) Garrabrant of Johnstown.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Garrabrant, in 1994.
Visitation was at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, where services were held. Interment followed in the Fancher Cemetery.
Sister Louannabelle (Kean) Garrabrant, 74, Galena, passed on into the arms of Jesus Christ our Saviour on Tuesday (March 12, 2002).
Born on February 29, 1928, in Taylor Station, she was the 11th child of the late Charles and Lenorah (Purkey) Kean. She was a homemaker and area resident for 50 years, as well as a member of the Harlem Church of Christ in Christian Union.
Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 35 years, Francis, who passed away in 1984; and nine brothers and sisters.
Surviving are two daughters, Karen Lynn Talbot of Baltimore and Joyce Lenorah Jacobs of Galena; four sons, Douglas Earl of Powell, Guy Robert of Columbus, Brian Francis Sr. of Marion, and Marvin Charles of Galena; their spouses and partners; 18 grandchildren, Robert Francis, Marie Lynn, Michelle Lee, Amber Joanna, Matthew Earl, Amelia Daniell, Amanda Serin, Micheal Paul, Mark Francis Monroe, Marsha Louanna, Eugene Allan, Jeffrey Shawn, Deborah Susan, Tiffany Rose, Joshua David, Brian Francis Jr., Savanah Lynn, and Zachary Ryan; 26 great-grandchildren; a brother, Cecil of California; a nephew, Rolland of Sunbury; her helpmate, Stanford Austin Knapp; and lifelong friend, Franki Ann Marshall.
Visitation was held at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, and one hour prior to the services, which were held at the Harlem Church of Christ in Christian Union, Galena, with the Reverend Pauline Smith officiating. Interment was in Fancher Cemetery.
The family wishes to thank the wonderful folks at Kobacher House and Riverside Hospital, where memorial contributions may be made in her memory.
Harriett Ann Garee
Harriett Ann Garee, 74, formerly of Center Village, has left this world to be with our Lord on Friday (August 9, 2002) after extensive medical challenges.
She was born on May 8, 1928 in Columbus to the late Nathan and Wilma (Mitchell) Nutt. She was a homemaker, member of Center Village Church of Christ and a volunteer at Grady Memorial Hospital.
Garee is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Polly Garee of Johnstown; daughters and sons-in-law, Janice Pierson of Center Village, Kathy and Buck Coldiron of Florida and Laura and David Stygler of Center Village; a daughter-in-law, Tracy Garee; grandchildren Brian and Cindy Garee, Mike and Amy Garee, Craig and Jim Pierson, Samantha Garee and Kristy and Robby Forest; four darling great-granddaughters, Caitlyn, Alivia, Emily and Lillie; a brother, Mark Mitchell; two sisters, Esther Garee and Hope Byrd; and by numerous relatives and friends.
She was proceeded in death by her beloved husband of 36 years, Keith; a son, Donnie; a daughter-in-law, Vicki; a son-in-law, Kenny Pierson; and by her grandparents, Emma and Paul Mitchell, who raised her from birth.
Visitation was at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, where services were held. Interment followed in the Fancher Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Community Library, Large Print Books, 44 Burrer Drive, Sunbury, Ohio 43074.
Margaret L. Garee
Margaret L. Garee, 76, Sunbury, died Wednesday (February 7, 2001) at Deskins Manor in Johnstown. She retired after 50 years of service with Whitney Insurance Agency in Sunbury and was a 53-year member of Sunbury United Methodist Church. She was also a member of the Big Walnut Historical Society.
Garee was preceded in death by here parents and a sister, Bertha Garee. She is survived by Dick and Marsha Garee of Centerburg and their children, Gina Garee of Sunbury, Rich Garee of Centerburg and his family Angela and Nickolas Garee, and many friends.
Visitation was at Moreland Funeral Home, Westerville. Visitation and services were held at the Sunbury United Methodist Church. Pastor Brian Smith officiated. Interment was in Sunbury Memorial Park.
Friends may contribute to the Sunbury United Methodist Church in Margaret's memory.