M. Alice Whirl

September 13, 1934 ‒ January 06, 2020

Galion, Ohio

Alice Whirl, 85, of Galion passed away Monday, January 6, 2020 at Galion Community Hospital.

She was born September 13, 1934 in Mt. Vernon and was the daughter of Curtis D. and Ellen (Agnew) Robinson. On July 11, 1952 she married Robert Whirl and they were married 51 years until his passing on November 5, 2003.

Alice worked at Church Directories in Galion and attended the First Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon. She enjoyed gardening, jig saw puzzles, fishing, shopping, crafts and spending time with her family.

Alice is survived by her children, Beth (Kenneth) Henry of Galion, Michael Whirl, Patrick (Tammy) Whirl of Galion and Gayle Whirl Lantz of Ashland; 8 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by three sisters and a brother.

The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833. A graveside service will follow the visitation on Wednesday, January 8 at 11:30 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery in Galion with Rev. Paul Walter officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society serving Crawford County in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of M. Alice Whirl, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.

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  • Beth & Gayle and family, So sorry to read about your Mother’s passing. Hugs and prayers to you all

  • To all of Alice’s family I am so sadden for your loss. Your Mom,Grandma was a very sweet special lady. She will be missed. Our sincere condolences to you all.
    Love and hugs
    Joyce and Ted Strutz

  • To all of Alice’s family I am so saddened for your loss. Your Mom,Grandma was a very sweet special lady. She will be missed. Our sincere condolences to you all.
    Love and hugs
    Joyce and Ted Strutz

  • Dear Beth,

    I am so sorry to hear about your mother. Our sympathy to you and your family.

    Gary and Sue Irwin

  • Sorry to hear of the passing of Aunt Alice. She was a special lady.
    All of the Robinson children are together again.
    Much love from your Texas cousin.

  • I’m sorry I cannot be with you on Wednesday. I’ll be there in spirit. I wasn’t good about staying in touch with aunt Alice but I do believe she knew how much I love her,she and mom made me feel I was special when we were kids .love to all Greg

  • To the Whirl Family,
    Please accept our sympathies and prayers for the passing of Alice.
    The Ron Nelson Family

  • So sorry I will sure miss Alice we always we’re on Facebook I love you Aunt Alice

  • I’m so sorry for the loss of your mother. I didn’t know Aunt Alice very well, but she had a piece of my heart. I’m feel so blessed that we were able to reconnect in recent years.

  • You will be missed by so many! Lacey and I enjoyed our time we had with you as our neighbor. You had such a kind soul. Rest easy. Prayers to all family and friends!💞

  • To Pat Tammy and the entire Whirl family we send you many prayers and our deepest condolences.

  • Gayle and family,

    My deepest sympathy and prayer for you at this difficult time. May your memories provide you comfort in the coming days.

    God Bless

  • We all have so many beautiful memories of our Aunt Alice.

    She was such a “gift” in our lives and truly was Moms’ best friend.
    She will be forever remembered and forever missed. 💔

    We love you all,
    Kathy, Marty, Greg and Lori (Ramsey) Riggs

  • I’m so sorry for your loss Alice was a great lady .we met her at Candlewood,and kept in touch in passing . We stopped and gave each other our latest news good and bad .We send our smythathy to your family with our prayers. Tom , Carol Harmon

  • Mike and Beth and family, So sorry to hear about your Mother. Thinking of all of you. May she rest in peace.