Jerry N. Etzwiler

October 02, 1932 ‒ February 02, 2020

Loudonville, Ohio

LOUDONVILLE: Jerry N. Etzwiler passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020, in Brookwood Place of Ashland surrounded by her family. She was 87.

She was born October 2, 1932, to parents Charles & Fern (Mourey) Fogleman in Ashland, and went on to graduate from Ashland High School with the class of 1950.

On August 20, 1977, she married Paul E. Etzwiler and they spent 36 wonderful years together until he passed away in February of 2014.

Jerry worked for over 20 years in retail catalog sales for Sears, Roebuck & Co., and the Mansfield Mall Catalog department until retiring in 1993. After retirement, she volunteered at the Samaritan Hospital Gift Shoppe.

Jerry was a member of Zion Lutheran Church- Loudonville, the American Legion Auxiliary, and the 40 et 8 Auxiliary (Past President). In spare time, she took pleasure in reading, playing bingo and euchre. But above all, Jerry cherished spending time with her family and will be missed by all of those who love her.

She is survived by her children Vicki (Gene) Kemp, Dennis (Susan) Hardesty, Doug Hardesty, Lorri (James) Ramey, Les Etzwiler, and Lance (Lina) Etzwiler; 12 grandchildren, and 6 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her loving husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; grandson Ben Hardesty; daughter Lyndele Etzwiler; and siblings Merle Fogleman and Marcia Cline.

Jerry’s family will receive friends Thursday, February 6, 2020, from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. in the Snyder Funeral Home- Lindsey Chapel with funeral service immediately following at1 p.m. Pastor Scott Henderson will speak, and burial will follow in Loudonville Cemetery.

Contributions in Jerry’s memory to Zion Lutheran Church may be made at the funeral home.

Snyder Funeral Home- Lindsey Chapel is honored to serve Jerry’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at

  • To my bestfriend, Jeranne Nancy..gone but not forgotten always in my heart sending Love to Vicky, Dennis, Doug and families. Joyce Bradley and families.

  • Our sympathy and prayers are sent to all of the family. We are unable to be there to share the love of a wonderful lady and cousin but are thinking of you at this time of loss. May she rest in the arms of Our Heavenly Father and continue to be remembered by all.