Jerry Gatschet

December 30, 1938 - March 11, 2018
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Jerry C. Gatschet, 79, of Dover, passed away in the Community Hospice Truman House on Sunday, March 11, 2018.

Born in Canton on December 30, 1938, he was the son of the late Byron Eugene and Dortha (Haines) Gatschet.

After completing his formal education he worked as a truck driver for 30 years with Ray Molder Co…

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Jerry C. Gatschet, 79, of Dover, passed away in the Community Hospice Truman House on Sunday, March 11, 2018.

Born in Canton on December 30, 1938, he was the son of the late Byron Eugene and Dortha (Haines) Gatschet.

After completing his formal education he worked as a truck driver for 30 years with Ray Molder Corp in Canton. He was also a member of the Teamsters Retiree Club and AARP.

On August 23, 1980, he married the former Della M. Sarver, of Dover. His family also includes his children, Delores (John) Herrera of Canton, Dale Gatschet of Columbus, Beverly (Marty) Mariano of Michigan and Becky (Phillip) Pratt of Columbus; his step-children, Roy (Lenuta) Boggs of Parma, Bernie Boggs of Florida, Mark (Julia) Boggs of South Carolina, and Della Black of Dover; numerous grandchildren; and his brother, Norman (Carolyn) Gatschet of East Canton.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in passing by his brother, Eugene.

Visitation will be held in the Geib Funeral Center at Dover on Wednesday from 11 to 1 p.m. A service celebrating Jerry’s life will begin at 1 p.m.

Memorial contributions in Jerry’s memory may be directed to Community Hospice, 716 Commercial Ave, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

End Time: 1:00 pm

Geib Funeral Center at Dover

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5600 N Wooster Avenue, Dover, OH, 44622

Service Information

Date: Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm

Geib Funeral Center at Dover

Address:

5600 N Wooster Avenue, Dover, OH, 44622

Donation Information

Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Born: December 30, 1938
Died: March 11, 2018

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Mackenzie Perez posted on 3/14/18

Della and Family I am so sorry for your loss. Jerry was an amazing man and neighbor. Our lives were definitely blessed by meeting him. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time.

 

RICHIE EASH posted on 3/13/18

DEE AND FAMILY....MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY IN YOUR LOST. MY YOU EACH BE COMFORTED AND GIVEN STRENGTH AT THIS TIME

 

Sheila Boggs posted on 3/13/18

Della, the Love and memories you and Jerry had will comfort you in the days to come. Jerry was a gentle hearted man who only wanted to make others happy. He was definitely good at that! I have such fond memories of Jerry and you and wish you my condolences in this great loss. The bible says it is but a flash and you are together again in heaven without missing a beat. Love Sheila (Boggs)

 

Sondi Faggion friend of Marty from Holy Cross posted on 3/13/18

May God our Father in Heaven welcome Jerry with open arms and give those he leaves behind the strength and courage to carry on.

 

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