Loretta June Zeger

August 27, 1925 ‒ March 07, 2013

Bucyrus, Ohio

Loretta June Zeger, 87, of Galion, died Thursday, March 7, 2013 at Mill Creek Nursing Center in Galion.

Born Aug. 27, 1925 in Bucyrus, she was the daughter of the late George Chester Champion and Ethel Lucille Smella Champion. She was preceded in death on Feb. 21, 1998 by her husband, Stanley Zeger, Jr., whom she married on Aug. 31, 1941.

Loretta loved her family and enjoyed playing cards with them every Sunday. She worked at the former Stratbury Manufacturing Company, Ohio Overcoat, North Electric Company and retired from Power Equipment Company where she worked for 13 years.

Surviving are two daughters and one son-in-law, Marilyn and Garland Gledhill of Galion and Juanita Carter of Galion; five grandchildren, Michelle Ted Talbott, Nicole Gledhill, Curtis Gledhill, Andrea Carter and Matthew Carter and five great-grandchildren, Lindsey Gledhill, Jason Gledhill, Ryan Talbott, Katheryn Talbott and Greer Gledhill.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Lovina Zeger and Helen Heitz.

Private services will be held for her family. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery in Galion, next to her husband.

Memorial contributions may be made to HomeCare Matters Hospice, P.O. Box 327, Galion, Ohio 44833 or to the charity of the donor’s choice.