February 17, 1964 ‒ September 18, 2015
Ben Farmer, 51, of Galion passed away September 18, 2015 at Hospice House of North Central Ohio.
Born February 17, 1964 in Painsville he was the son of the late Donald Gene Farmer and Linda (Damron) Farmer Hall of Massillon. He married Rebecca (Lafever) Farmer on December 16, 2003 and she survives.
He attended Perrysburg High School and worked as a certified HVAC technician. Ben has lived in Palm Bay, Florida, then Dayton where he met and married Rebecca, then moved to Richmond, Virginia and has resided in Galion the past three years. He enjoyed riding his Harley-Davidson and was an avid Minnesota Vikings fan. Ben was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and son and he cherished the time he spent with his children and grandchildren.
In addition to his mother and wife he is also survived by his children, Jamie McNamara of Piqua, Jennifer Farmer of Findlay, Robert (Ashley) Farmer of Sidney, Jeremy Davis of Dayton, Jefferson (Chelsea) Davis of Dayton, Augustine Davis of Richmond, Va. and Josey Davis in the United States Marine Corp; 15 grandchildren; one great grandchild and sisters, Becky (Jerry) Perlaky of Massillon, Beverly (Tom) Bulen of Butler, Donna (Reece) Baker of Pikeville, Ky., Karen (John) Kelly of Lexington, Ky. and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, September 20, 2015 at Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833 where services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, September 20, with Pastor Joe Stafford officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of North Central Ohio in care of the funeral home or online to Sempervirens.org.
Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Ben Farmer, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.