Gerald W. Tharp
January 29, 1928 ‒ March 02, 2020
Gerald W. Tharp, age 92, of Centerburg passed away on Monday, March 2, 2020 at the Knox Community Hospital.
He was born on January 29, 1928, in Mount Vernon, to the late Carl and Ollie (DeBolt) Tharp. Gerald was employed and retired from both P.P.G. and American National Can after numerous years of service. He was a past member of the Heart of Ohio Grange and Wayne Grange. Gerald was a veteran serving in the United States Army.
He is survived by his son James (Lisa) Tharp of Fredericktown; his nieces Susan Butts and Jill Ziegler; his nephew Bob Tharp and numerous cousins and friends.
In addition to his parents, Gerald was preceded in death by his wife Jean Tharp and his brother Henry Tharp.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, March 5, 2020 beginning at 1PM in Brandon Cemetery with Rev. Ben McKinstry officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Midwest Boston Terrier Rescue, P.O. Box 297, Kent City, MI 49330.
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