Natasha Faye Early

January 13, 1987 ‒ March 02, 2020

Galion, Ohio

Natasha Early lived her life by her husband’s motto “NEQ” which means never ever quit. She was committed to her husband, family and the children of her community. The values and lessons she taught will continue to live on through her memory, husband and children. Natasha Faye Early, 33, of Galion passed away March 2, 2020 at Ohio State University in Columbus, after a two week illness.

Born January 13, 1987 in Pensacola, Florida she was the daughter of Bret Simmermacher and the late Natalie Michelle Tesso.  She married Carson L. Early on October 10, 2010 and he survives.

She was a graduate of Crestline High School in 2006 and coached Galion Middle School Girls basketball and Youth Soccer at the Galion Community Center-YMCA.  Tasha was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Crestline, enjoyed watching movies, Disney Land, traveling, was very competitive and was all about her children.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her children, Zachary, Zander and Zaydee Early; father Bret (Charlene) Simmermacher of Orlando, Florida; sister, Allyssa (Cameron) Davis of Crestline; nephews, Mayson, Aydan, Mason, Caleb, Harrison, Gabe and Kale nieces, Natalee, Mackenzie, Reagan and Gracie; step-brother, Justin (Sam) Roach; step-sister, Cheyenne Masterson; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Kevin and Cheri Early of Ontario; sister-in-law, Cari (Kevin) King; brother-in-law, Chad (LeeAnn) Early.

In addition to her mother she was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Larry and Constance Simmermacher and maternal grandparents, Nathaniel “Buddy” and Kaye Tesso.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2020 at the Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833.  A mass of Christian burial will be held 10:30 a.m. Saturday, March 7, 2020 at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 331 N. Thoman Street, Crestline, Ohio 44827 with Father Christopher Bohnsack officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Galion.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Galion Girls Basketball or Galion Cross Country through the Galion Boosters Club in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Natasha Early, and condolences may be made to them at

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  • Our deepest condolences to The family.May she forever rest in peace❤️

  • I’m still so lost with words and there is never enough words to help over come this type of words but I’m so so deeply sorry for this loss and I pray every day that the Lord stands and wraps himself around all who feels this hard loss especially Carson, the kids, her sister Allyssa and the rest of her family.
    May you rest easy Natasha
    Never forgotten we all love you deeply

  • My deepest sympathy to all Natasha’s family. I am so very sorry. May God be with you all.

  • I have kept up with all the posts & was heartbroken when I read she passed. There are no words to say except,she touched many lives.
    Prayers for the family. 🌹

  • To the Carson and Simmermacher Families,
    Please accept our sympathies and prayers for the passing of Natasha.
    The Ron Nelson Family

  • I am deeply saddened by the loss of beautiful Natasha. She was a sweetheart. I don’t think there are adequate words to describe how much she meant to so many. She will be very much missed. My prayers to her kids, Carson, Alyssa and family. May God give each of you comfort during, and after, this sad and difficult time.

  • Our deepest sympathies in the lose of Natasha.We have and will hold you in our prayers.Love and hugs to the family.

  • Our deepest condolences to the Early and Simmermacher families!! I am deeply saddened by the loss of an extraordinary soul Natasha was. Praying for comfort for all the families impacted by the loss. Natasha will be deeply missed by so many!

  • Our hearts go out to Carson, Zach, Zander and Zadee~as well as the rest of Natasha’s family. We’ve been praying for a miracle the past couple of weeks and will continue to pray for comfort and healing.

  • To the family and loved ones of Natasha please accept my deepest sympathies . I’ll be keeping you all in prayer.
    Linda D. Miller

  • You were such a good person and always considerate of others, you will forever leave lasting thoughts on everyone you came in contact with! Prayers to you and your family!

  • Rest In peace Our sympathy to the family….the memories you made with family and friends will live on forever in their hearts.

  • We will miss her and her laugh. We all enjoyed spending time with her at Allyssas and Jenis . Our sincere condolences to you Carson, Zachy, Zander (still the cutest baby boy ever) and Zaydee. You have been in our thoughts and prayers since this started and we will continue to ask God to watch over you.
    God Bless You all,

  • Our prayers are for the family. We are so sorry for the loss of such a wonderful wife and mother.

  • Carson we are so very sorry for your loss. You, the kids and your entire family are in our prayers. Natasha was always a wonderful part of our day whenever she visited our store or salon. She will always be loved for the many people her goodness touched.

  • May God bless this family with His love and send the Holy Spirit to strengthen them during this unimaginable loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and friends of Natasha.

  • Please know that our heart, love, and prayers go out to the entire family at this difficult time.

  • I cant even image there are any words of comfort for all family and friends. She my boys schoolmate as well as my 3 niece (Bowen girls ) which her and Allyssa were also sport teammates and friends with Kim, Samantha and Michelle.
    Your life mattered too many people and you will be deeply missed girl!♡
    Prayer of comfort, hugs and peace to her father Brett Simmermacher (Charlene), sister Allyssa , husband Carson and kids mainly but also all family and friends.
    Known you girls and your families since you were babies I’m heartbroke and in disbelief .
    Shelia 🙁

  • Our thought and prayers continue to be with you all at this time. We are so very sorry for your loss.

    Denise Woodard and Family

  • Dear Mellissa Tesso and family,
    My condolences on the passing of your niece, Natasha. Now she is with her beloved mother, Natalie Tesso and her grandparents. My thoughts and prayers are with you and all of Natasha’s family.

  • So very sorry for you Carson! Thinking of you & your kids & all the family with a broken heart. Love & hugs!

  • Our deepest sympathies to the family of Natasha. This is a terrible loss, we wish you strength to carry on! XOXO

  • Carson – my heart goes out to you, the children and your entire family. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this most difficult time. If you need anything you know I’m here for you. I am so sorry for your loss.

  • We are so very sorry over your loss. We can’t even begin to imagine the pain that you must be going through. Please know that we are continuing to keep you in our prayers. Our congregation (Windfall Emanuel UCC) is also praying for each of you.

  • I know that Tasha is with her mom (Natalie Tesso). I know she cradle her baby girl close to her while she was struggling through this terrible disease. She is now another beautiful Guardian Angel to watch over her beautiful family Carson, Zack, Zander, Zaydee, Alyssa, Mason,Natalie, Brett, Charlene, and Mellissa. I know that Nat is watching over us all along with Tasha. Love you baby girl. I will miss you terribly.

    Aunt Pam Tesso

  • We would like to express our deepest sympathy to the Early family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you!

  • Our deepest sympathy, to the families, and to those Precious three little children, may God bless them.Prayers during this difficult time.

    Dave & Nancy Hoke

  • Our deepest condolences to all. We continue to pray for your family as you walk through this difficult time.
    Neal & Jeanie Rinehart
    and Family

  • Sending our thoughts and prayers to all of you. We are so Sorry for your loss. We pray that God holds you all in his arms and gives you comfort and peace.

  • Carson and your family, we are so sorry to hear about the loss of Natasha. We will continue to pray for all of you. She was always smiling and happy when we would see her. She gave so much time to the children of Galion. May she rest in peace in the loving arms of our Lord and Savior. If we can do anything for you please let us know. Love to all of you.

  • we are so sorry for your loss of Natasha. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your beautiful children. May she Rest In Peace with our Lord.
    Ray and Donna Barnett

  • Our deepest condolences to the Early family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Sending continued prayers.

    Todd and Kathy Hatfield

  • I have kept up with the Facebook post. I have been praying. I now praying for you and your children. My heart goes out to you.

  • Our deepest sympathies for your tragic loss. We are praying for comfort and strength for you.

  • Carson I remember Working with you at the YMCA and trying time get the nerve up to ask Natasha out (u watching her teach swim lessons through the window in office ). And once you did ,you guys blossomed and grew together and created an amazing life.
    My heart breaks for your children and you. Be strong however allow yourself to be weak then pick yourself back up. You are an amazing dad and you got this , never give up. Prayers to you.

  • Condolences to entire family for the abrupt departure of dearly beloved Natasha. May eternal light shine upon her . Continuing to pray for your family to find strength comfort during this difficult time.

  • Brett, I am so sorry for your loss. I remember Natasha from preschool and my CCD class. Natalie always dressed the girls so cute, with their bouncy blond curls. My thought and prayers are with you and your whole family.
    Karen Gledhill

  • May the blessings of God and His Comfort be with your family. I am truly sorry for your loss!

  • Carson and family I’m so sorry for your loss and praying for your family. Cathy George

  • I never knew Natasha but I can see by all the wonderful thoughts I’ve read, and her video that she had a beautiful spirit.

  • My deepest sympathies to all of Natasha’s family. A young mother, wife, sister, and daughter gone too soon. Many prayers for all of you. I’m so deeply sorry for your loss.

  • Our deepest condolences and continued prayers for God’s comfort, peace and strength during this most difficult time for all your family. Sincerely, Ginny and Don Barr

  • Carson,
    Our deepest condolences to you and the children. We continue to cover your family in prayer.

  • Carson, my deepest condolences for your and your children’s unimaginable loss. I wish I could be there in person to share my condolences. You and your family are in our prayers. ~Julie (Glover) Robinson and family

  • Deepest Condolences to the family of Natasha. She was so sweet and nice as a teammate in school. May she rest In peace. Thoughts and prayers to the family.
    Heather (Bowman) Hall and family

  • For our light and momentary troubles are achieving for us an eternal glory that far outweighs them all. So we fix our eyes not on what is seen, but on what is unseen, since what is seen is temporary, but what is unseen is eternal.
    2 Corinthians 4:17-18

    I will continue to pray that God provides you and your children strength and wisdom.

    With deepest sympathy to family, friends and all she loved.

  • Bret and family, please accept our deepest sympathy for your loss. Please know you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

  • Carson,

    Sending my deepest condolences to you and your children. I pray for strength and comfort for your whole family.

  • Joni and Randy Higgins
    So very sorry for your loss!! You and your family are in our prayers

  • So sorry for your loss my the Lord show his mercy and guide you to greatness in this hard time… May the Lord bless you all …

    The Chatman family