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Gladys Virginia Byers

September 11, 1930 ~ December 27, 2017 (age 87)

 

Gladys Virginia Byers.  age 87, of Delta, Ohio, passed away peacefully, Wednesday morning, December 27, 2017, at Heartland of Wauseon.  She was born on September 11, 1930 in Hopewell, Virginia to Roy Ranger and Nellie Mae (McDaniel) Rose.  She was raised by her grandmother Elsie C Rose, where she attended Morenci High School.  In 1950 she married Roger Ebersole; he preceded her in death in 1953.  In December 1954 she married Galen Byers; he preceded her in death in 2006. 

Gladys worked for the City Loan and Saving in Wauseon for 11 years from 1957 to 1968.  She then worked for Byers Sales and Service for 14 years in Delta from 1969 to 1983. Gladys then worked for 14 years at Pilliod Cabinet Company in Swanton from 1986 to 2000 where she retired.  During her retirement she volunteered at the Open Door.  While working she also sold Avon for over 40 years.

Gladys was a member of the Izaak Walton League of America, Delta Chapter, Buckeye Chapter and life member of the National.  Gladys had a kiln in her home where she made lots of ceramic pieces for her family and friends.

She is survived by her loving children, Linda Creps, Steven (Judy)  Ebersole, Roger Ebersole, Gala (Jeff) Pennington, and Garry Byers; 17 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-grandchildren; siblings, Paul, Walter, Rose, and Terri.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husbands, Roger Ebersole and Galen Byers; great-granddaughter, Lyndsey Creps; and brothers, Roy and Louis.

Family and friends may visit, Saturday, December 30, 2017 from 11 to 12:00 p.m. (Noon) at the Grisier-Weigel Funeral Home, 400 W. Main St. in Delta (419.822.3121), following with a memorial service at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) with Pastor Tom Bates officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice.

Online expressions of sympathy may be made at www.deltafh.com

 

 

 


Charitable donations may be made to:

Heartland Hospice
3450 W. Central Avenue, Toledo OH 43606
Tel: 1-419-531-0440
Web: http://www.heartlandhospice.com



 Service Information

Visitation
Saturday
December 30, 2017

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Grisier-Weigel Funeral Home
400 W Main St
Delta, OH 43515

Memorial Service
Saturday
December 30, 2017

12:00 PM
Grisier-Weigel Funeral Home
400 W Main St
Delta, OH 43515


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