Deitra J. Biddle

April 12, 1961 ‒ September 25, 2014

Galion, Ohio

Deitra J. Biddle, 53, of Galion, passed away Thursday, September 25, 2014 at the Ohio State Medical Center, Columbus.

She was born April 12, 1961 in Vincennes, Indiana and was the daughter of Eugene and Barbara (Spriggs) Biddle.

Deitra was a 1979 graduate of Galion High School and worked for many years at Church Directories/Life Touch. She was of the Baptist faith and loved to teach Sunday school and enjoyed anything with helping children.

Deitra is survived by her mom, Barbara Biddle of Galion; sister Lois Biddle of Galion, sister Jackie Hancock (Paul Biddle) of Galion; brother Calvin Biddle of Galion; nephew Brian (Wendy) Hancock and their children Brandon, Joshua and Kaylee; special friend and co-worker Judy Smith and special neighbors who were always there for her, the Rameys and Hoverlands.

She is preceded in death by her father and a nephew Kenneth Hancock.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 10 to 12 noon at the Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel where services will be held at 12 noon on Saturday with Pastor Chris Stewart officiating. Burial will be in Iberia Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Nationwide Children’s Hospital in honor of Joshua and Kaylee Hancock in care of the funeral home.

Snyder Funeral Home Richardson Davis Chapel in Galion is honored to serve the family of Deitra Biddle and condolences may be made to them at

  • So saddened to hear this. My deepest sympathy to all of you in this loss. I pray your strong faith will comfort all of you.Prayers.

  • So sorry to hear of Deitra’s passing. Went to school together. She was way to young. Prayers for the family and friends.

  • So very sorry to hear about Dee. She and my mom, Gretchen Kempf, were friends for years. I remember Dee as always having a smile on her face and willing to do anything for anyone in need. A beautiful woman taken too soon. My prayers for all of you.

  • Thoughts and prayers to the family.
    A lovely woman taken too soon.
    I went to school with Dee,
    She always had a smile on her face and new how to make someone else smile.
    ~~Love and God Bless her family~~

  • Barb, Lois, Calvin & family,
    We are so sorry for the loss of Dee. She was a very special person who touched our lives. You all are in our prayers. May God wrap his arms around each and every one of you and give you the comfort that only he can give. We love you all.

  • Max and I send our love and sympathy to all of you in the loss of your loved one.
    Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers today and in the days that follow.
    Sincerely, Ruby and Max

  • I would like to offer my deepest sympathies to you. I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that you are never alone. Turn to the Holy Scriptures for guidance and to help soothe your heart. Psalms 34:18 assures us that God is near to those broken at heart and crushed in spirit. Please accept my deepest sympathies.