Genevieve E. Alguire

April 13, 1926 ‒ January 21, 2012

Seneca County, Ohio

Genevieve E. Alguire, 85, Galion, died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012 at Galion Community Hospital after a short illness.

Born Apr. 13, 1926 in Seneca County near Melmore, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late H. Aleta Campbell Keller and step daughter of the late Ralph C. Keller. She was preceded in death on Dec. 23, 2006 by her husband, Kenneth L. Alguire, whom she married July 16, 1947.

Genevieve graduated from Cygnet High School in 1944. She was a member of Peace Lutheran Church and enjoyed knitting, gardening, swimming and her family. Genevieve worked as Deputy Clerk for the Crawford County Municipal Court in Galion retiring in 1991.

Surviving are three daughters and sons-in-law, Diane and Andrew Repassy of Grand Prairie, Texas, Deborah and James Croft of Galion and Gwyn and Wyatt Mills of Boston; two sons and daughters-in-law, Craig and Kathy Alguire of Galion and Hal and Cora Alguire of Colorado Springs, Colo.; 10 grandchildren, David Repassy, Brian Repassy, Carrie Keib, Holly Reece, Jennifer Chadima, Erica Geiger, Caleb Mills, Aleta Mills, Ashley Alguire and Adam Alguire; 15 great-grandchildren; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Mark and Linda Keller of Columbus and Larry and Kay Keller of Fla. and two sisters-in-law and one brother-in-law, Maxine Keller of Bucyrus and Elizabeth and James Koepfer of Fla.

She was also preceded in death by one brother, Darl Keller.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012 at Richardson-Davis Funeral Home in Galion and from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday, Jan 27 at First Lutheran Church, 127 S. Columbus St., Galion where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, with Rev. Matt Wheeler officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Home Care Matters Home Health, P.O. Box 327, Galion, Ohio 44833 or Galion Community Hospital Foundation, 269 Portland Way South, Galion, Ohio 44833.