Gregory A. Vickers Sr.

March 31, 1957 ‒ July 11, 2020

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Gregory A. Vickers Sr, age 63, of Mount Vernon, Ohio passed away on Saturday, July 11, 2020 at the Selma Markowitz unit- Hospice of Central Ohio in Newark, Ohio.  He was born on March 31, 1957 in Charleston, West Virginia to the late Earl and Emily (Cook) Vickers.

Greg was a graduate of Mount Vernon High School and went on to work for the City of Mount Vernon in the Street Maintenance Department for over 30 years.  For the last ten years he worked for Mount Vernon Overhead Door.  He enjoyed NASCAR, Ohio State Football, and fishing with his good friend Ron, especially in Canada.

Greg is survived by his children, Gregory (Brandy) Vickers Jr, Staci (Chad) Meyers, and Rick Hankins; grandchildren, Sydney Vickers, Garrett and Emily Meyers, Elizabeth (Brandon) Seese, Billy and Adam Hankins; several great-grandchildren; a brother, Chris (Janie) Vickers; nephews, Jeff (Wendy) Vickers, Josh (Jen) Vickers; canine companion, Chloe and feline friends, Harley & Muffins.

Along with his parents, Greg is preceded in death by his wife of over 30 years, H. Diane Vickers.

A celebration of life will take place at a later date.

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  • Greg, Brandy, Staci, Chad, Garrett, Emily:

    We are so very sorry at Greg’s passing. So many good times come to mind with him and we hope the many memories you have will comfort you in the days ahead.

    Our love, thoughts, and prayers are with you.

    Vickie Marra
    Roger Marra

  • Greg, Staci, Garrett and Emily,

    We are sorry for the loss of your loved one. Our heart goes out to you at this difficult time. Just know you are in our thoughts and prayers for peace and comfort in the days ahead.

  • My heart breaks for you all. God obviously had a better plan for him & didn’t want you to watch him suffer. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and we’re here if you need anything. Hugs & much love to you all ❤️

  • Thinking about you all and know your memories will carry you through this rough time. Sending nothing but love and hugs.

    Brant, Kathy, Alex and Evan Cook

  • So sorry Rick, Greg, Staci, Garrett and Emily, Prayers for all Iwas a dear friend of Diane’s

  • Stacy and family – please accept my sincere condolences on your loss – May you find peace and strength during this difficult time – prayers and hugs for all –

  • Knew Greg from working at the city, but especially knew his son, Greg Jr. as he was a great friend of our son. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of you.

  • Our deepest sympathies on the loss of Greg. He is now in heaven with Diane. May he Rest In Peace.
    Ernie and Teddi Roop

  • Greg and Brandy,
    So sorry to read about the loss of Greg’s father. You are in my prayers.