Everett L. Bash

June 10, 1921 ‒ November 27, 2018

Galion, Ohio

Everett L. Bash, 97, of rural Galion passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Mill Creek Nursing Center surrounded by family.

Born June 10, 1921 in Wyandot County, he was the son of Arlo E. and Imo (Dome) Bash.  He married Helen A. Snyder on December 6, 1943 and she preceded him on June 10, 2005.

Everett was a United States Marine veteran serving in World War II, worked as a farmer all of his life and was an avid John Deere fan.  He was a member St. Joseph Catholic Church in Galion and a member of the former Harding Memorial Library Association. He formerly owned and operated the Bash Egg Factory in rural Galion which consisted of over 10,000 chickens. Everett always commented, “I am so lucky to have 12 kids” and enjoyed spending time with them.

He is survived by twelve children, Tom (Pat) Bash, Mary (Dick) Simmons, Sharon (Frank) Grauer, Linda (Fred) Ramsey, Denny (Trudy Kuhl) Bash, Ron (Sheryl) Bash, all of Rural Galion. Kathy (Ferrell) Vanwy of Newark, Patty (Brian) Wittibschlager, Mike (Vicki) Bash, Phil (Robin) Bash, all of rural Galion and Joe Bash of Mt. Gilead and Tim Bash of Galion; 29 grandchildren; 34 great grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren; brother, Kenneth (Minnie) Bash of Forest; sisters-in-law, Viola Blackburn and Posie Snyder both of Upper Sandusky.

In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by three brothers, Howard, Clarence and Nelson Bash and a daughter-in-law, Denise Bash.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833.  A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated 10:30 a.m. Monday, December 3, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 135 N. Liberty Street, Galion, Ohio 44833 with Fr. Paul Fahrbach officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery.

Full military honors will be conducted by the United States Marines and the Galion Crestline Veterans Military Funeral Detail.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Everett Bash and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

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  • We are so sorry to hear about the death of your Father. Thinking of all of you. He was such a nice person and raised a great family.

  • We are so sorry. He certainly lived a good life and left a wonderful legacy. Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you.

  • We are so sorry to hear of Mr Bash’s passing. We only know Joe and Cory but condolences to the whole family. Our prayers are with you.

  • We were so sorry to hear of Uncle Everett’s passing. I know this must be so hard as you are a close family and took such good care of him and Aunt Helen. He always seemed to be such a nice man.

  • Mary, Sharon, Linda and families so sorry to hear of your dad’s passing. He lived a good life and I am sure he was proud of everyone of you. My thoughts and hugs are with you at this trying time.

  • So sorry to hear the passing of Uncle Everett. My thoughts & prayers are with you all. He was a Great man & was loved by so many people. He will be missed but is in a better place because he is no longer in pain. He is with Aunt Helen & all the ones that went on before him. R.I.P. Uncle Everett. We will all miss you & love you always. Love you all.

    Wendy Riedlinger

  • To the wonderful Bash family, I am so sorry for the loss of you father & grandfather. I know he will be truly missed , but you have so many memories that will help you at this time. You have my deepest sympathy.

  • Sorry to hear about your Dad Mike . Our thoughts and prayers for you and your whole family . May God Bless !

  • To the Bash Family,
    What a legacy! Please accept our sympathies and prayers for the passing of Everett.
    The Ron Nelson Family

  • I know you’re not supposed to have favorites but sometimes it just can’t be helped. Your Dad was always so sweet when he came in to the restaurant, and yet I get the impression he must have been a tough guy at one time to have raised such a fine group of kids. I have a great deal of respect for you and for the way you all took care of your dad. Your family has my deepest sympathy in the loss of your father and grandfather.

  • So sorry for your loss. What a great family. You’ll be in our thoughts and prayers.
    Marilyn & Don Burkholder.

  • My deepest condolences to the entire Bash family. My son Dominick Everett Martin is very blessed to have had such a great person as his great grandfather and Everett and Helen raised such a big and wonderful family.

    Prayers for you all and God bless.

  • To the entire Bash family we wish you our sincere condolences. May your father now be joined with all the angels and saints!

    Kelley and Bob McIver

  • Joe, we would like to extend our sincere sympathy to you and your family in the passing of your father.

  • To The Bash Family,
    Mr and Mrs Bash raised a great family. So many memories growing up, we are all so lucky to have had wonderful parents.

    Keeping you all in my thoughts and prayers.
    Lisa Dye

  • Condolences to the Bash family. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your whole family. Psalms 147:3 says God, “heals the broken hearted, and binds up their wounds.” to May God bring you comfort and peace.

  • sorry about your loss Linda and family. I was at the funeral home for a little while Sunday, but had to see Dad at Magnolia and back to Mansfield for cantata practice. Sorry again.