Gary D. Fockler

March 24, 1938 - July 26, 2019
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Gary D. Fockler, 81, of New Philadelphia died July 26, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.

Born March 24, 1938 in New Philadelphia he was the son of the late Mehl Arthur and Virginia Fay (Edie) Fockler.

Gary honorably served his country in the United States Air Force from 1956 to 1958.

After completing his f…

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Gary D. Fockler, 81, of New Philadelphia died July 26, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.

Born March 24, 1938 in New Philadelphia he was the son of the late Mehl Arthur and Virginia Fay (Edie) Fockler.

Gary honorably served his country in the United States Air Force from 1956 to 1958.

After completing his formal education at New Philadelphia High School, he worked for 34 years at Gradall prior to retirement.

He will be deeply missed by his children, Nadine (Ryan) Anstine, Tiffany (Gary) Weed, Tammy Jones, Pam (Mike) Eggerton, Terry Fockler, and Pattie LaMonica; adoptive daughter, Jessica Weaver; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; siblings, Bonnie Mann, Glenda Kelley, Susan (John) Zulick, Connie, Jessie Horn, and Diana (Jerry) Bodner.

Visitation will be held in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory on Monday, July 29, 2019 from 5 to 8 p.m. A service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday at 11 am. Burial will follow in Dover Burial Park.

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

Those wishing to do so may send the family a personal condolence and light a candle in remembrance of Gary by visiting the funeral home website at www.GeibCares.com.

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Visitation Information

Date: Monday, July 29, 2019

Time: 5:00 pm

End Time: 8:00 pm

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, July 30, 2019

Time: 12:00 pm

Dover Burial Park

Address:

N Wooster Avenue, DOVER, OH, 44622

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Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Born: March 24, 1938
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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.

 

Kim Lehman posted on 8/2/19

Nadine and Tiffany, We are so very sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family. Kim & Jeff L.

 

Dave Clark posted on 7/28/19

Nadine and Ryan, I'm very sorry for your loss. As you told me last week, he was suffering. He suffers no more. May you find comfort in the time you shared caring for your father/father-in-law.

 

Tonya Vest posted on 7/28/19

Nadine, Tiffany I havw so many happy memories of your dad, what a sweet man, he always knew hoq to make ua laugh. Your dad will certainly be missed. Prayers to your whole family.

 

Denise M Borter posted on 7/27/19

Nadine, Ryan, Tiffany, and Gary-I am so sorry for you loss. Gary was a great Man, and a terrific father. May God's Peace be with all of you during this time, and may you take comfort in knowing that he is no longer suffering, and is now pain free. Love all of you.

 

Rebecca A Smith posted on 7/27/19

I’m so sorry for your loss. Prayers for God’s amazing grace and comfort.

 

Cork and Sandi Mann posted on 7/27/19

We are saddened to hear about uncle Gary. Our prayers to the family,He will be missed.

 

Jennings Campbell posted on 7/27/19

My most sincerest Sympathies for the loss of a great man. He was a friend and a father to good friends. Many blessings and my God grant comfort and understanding on you all. I love you, Jennings and Emmie Campbell

 

Christy Vachon posted on 7/27/19

My heart breaks for you. God be with you all.

 

Priest Richard Edie posted on 7/27/19

May God stay close during this difficult time. My heart is with you in prayer and I pray Gods Peace will attend you all. My deepest sympathy to the family. I will miss my dear cousin and will rejoice when we are all together again.

 

Dwayne L Addleman posted on 7/27/19

I have known Gary for many years. He always had a kind heart I will miss him dearly

 

Keith Schie posted on 7/27/19

Nadine and Tiffany, my deepest condolences. Ifocus on the good memories

 

Jay and Melissa Syler posted on 7/27/19

You will be missed so much! You were and will always be a great father,uncle,brother n law and the best darn noodle maker ever!! We love you?

 

Billie Schott (evans) posted on 7/27/19

he will be miss. he was a nice person

 

Billie Schott (evans) posted on 7/27/19

he will be miss. he was a nice person.

 

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