Bernard R. Gersper Sr.

April 20, 1919 ‒ January 12, 2001

Delaware, Ohio

Bernard R. Gersper, Sr., age 81 of Delaware died suddenly January 12, 2001 at the Monroe Regional Medical Center in Ocala, Florida.

He was born on April 20, 1919 in Columbus to the late Chalmer and Elizabeth Lorey Gersper. Retired in 1982 as a electrician after working 42 years for Amco.

Survived by loving wife of 45 years: Mildred F. “Millie” Cline Gersper, whom he married July 2, 1955, Son: Bernard Jr. of Columbus, Daughters: Elizabeth Runyan, Bernice Gersper of Columbus, 5 Grandchildren, 5 Great-grandchildren, Brothers: Paul & Ralph of Columbus, John of Grove City,David of Malta, Sisters: Blanche Hornback, Grace Burkhold of Columbus, nieces, and nephews.

Friends may call Friday 6-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St., Delaware, where funeral services will be held Saturday 2:00 p.m., Rev. Dirk Elliott officiating. Interment Sunbury Memorial Park.