Gerald Wells

September 05, 1931 ‒ July 11, 2007

Delaware, Ohio

Gerald “Shorty” Wells, age 75, of Delaware passed away Wednesday evening at Delaware Court Nursing Home. He was born September 5, 1931 in Leonardsburg to William and Stella Glenn Wells. Retired from Ranco as a furnace operator at Plain City with over 36 years service. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was a Korean Army veteran. He is survived by his daughters Brenda (Mike) Daniels of Delaware and Diane Coleman (Jim Cooper) of Delaware; three grandchildren Paul Skaggs, Melissa Raver, and Justin Daniels; three great-grandchildren Kayla Rick, Brandon Rick, and Destiny Raver; brother Harold of Ostrander; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by 12 brothers and sisters. Friends will be received at the Rodman Neeper Funeral Home, 1510 W. William St., Delaware on Friday from 5:00 – 7:00 PM where funeral services will be held Saturday at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow at Fairview Memorial Park. Condolences may be expressed by visiting