Gloria Kay Grauer

June 19, 1941 ‒ February 21, 2015

Galion, Ohio

Gloria Kay Grauer, age 73, of Galion died Saturday, February 21, 2015 at Mill Creek Nursing Center after a short illness.

Born June 19, 1941 in Galion, she was the daughter of George Frederick and Bertha Marcella (Phillips) Danner. She is survived by husband John Frederick Grauer whom she married on June 20, 1959.

She was a graduate of Galion High School in 1959 and attended Galion Unity Free Will Baptist Church. Gloria liked to fish, enjoyed trips to Canada and especially loved her grandchildren. She was well known for her baking skills.

In addition to her husband she is survived by sons Jay Grauer, Dave (Brandy) Grauer and Brian Grauer, all of Galion and Gary (Pam) Grauer of Mt. Gilead; grandchildren Cody Grauer of Marion, Kyle Grauer of Cardington, Rachelle Grauer of Galion and Ashlyn Grauer of Galion; brother Bill (Paula) Sells of Galion and sister Georgia (Ken) Dewitt of Galion.

At the family’s request no services will be held.

Memorial contributions may be made to Galion Unity Free Will Baptist Church in care of the funeral home.

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

  • So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. Thoughts and prayers are with you and your families. May the Lord grant you peace and comfort during this difficult time.

  • We are so sorry to hear about the loss of Kay. We not only loss a great customer but a great friend. Thoughts to John and the family at this time.

  • John, Jay, Dave, Gary and Brian- sorry to hear about your mom. It has been quite awhile since I have seen her. You are in my prayers. Let me know if you guys need anything.

    Love Patti and Kevin Wiseman

  • Dave, Brandy & girls,

    We are so very sorry for your loss. Please know that you are in our thoughts during this difficult time and that you have our deepest sympathy.

  • To all the Grauer family: We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayer’s are with you.

  • to the boys, We are sure your mom is smiling down on you and so pleased at the great sons she left behind, love, Bill and Mary Ellen

  • To the Grauer Family,

    So sorry to hear of Kay’s passing. You are all in our thoughts at this difficult time.

    Bill & Deb Stevens and Family

  • John and sons:

    Kay was such a nice lady and she loved her sons so much. I know she will be missed.

    Donna Wilson

  • So sorry to hear of Kay’s passing. Our deepest sympathy to the family at this difficult time.

    Tom and Linda

  • To the Grauer family,

    We are so sorry to hear of your loss of a wonderful lady. Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time. Hold on to the memories.

    Debbie & Larry Zellner

  • We were saddened to hear that Kay had passed. She was a great lady. You are all in our thoughts & prayers.

    In Deepest Sympathy,
    Larry & Linda