Sean Michael Ganson

March 13, 1973 ‒ February 02, 2016

Marion, Ohio

Sean Michael Ganson, age 42 of Marion, passed away on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at Mount Carmel East Hospital in Columbus.

Sean was born on March 13, 1973 in Marion, the son of Richard and Rose (Breeding) Ganson. He attended Harding High School, graduating in the class of 1991. Sean worked as a security technician for Protection One.

On July 24, 1998 Sean was united in marriage to Anna Marie Winkle in Marion.

Sean will be remembered for his love of classic cars and his joy of fishing. Above all Sean was a devoted family man. Sean and his family attended Oasis Ministries Church.

He will remembered by his loving wife Anna Ganson; his beloved children: Lauren, Kaitlin and Emma; his parents Richard and Rose Ganson; parents-in-law Robin and Rhonda Winkle; and his brother Donald “Butch” (Tina) Ganson.

Sean is preceded in death by one brother: Jason Ganson.

Visitation will be held on Monday, February 8, 2016 at the Gunder/Hall & Snyder Funeral Home, 347 West Center St., Marion from 11AM to 1PM; Funeral services will immediately follow at 1PM with Pastor Greg Kah officiating; Burial will be in Chapel Heights Memory Gardens.

If so desired, donations may be made to the funeral home.

The Gunder/Hall & Snyder Funeral Home is honored to be serving Sean’s family and condolences may be expressed to the family at

  • Anna, the girls and all of the Ganson family- I’m so sorry for your loss. You will remain in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Sean’s life was too short but filled with the greatest blessings a man can have. He was so proud of his wife and three beautiful girls. He is in heaven now and waiting for them to see him again someday. We will miss him.

  • We are so sorry for your loss. Know we are praying for you. Take comfort and strength in knowing that God is holding you close at this time.

  • My deepest condolences for your loss. Sean was a great guy. Prayers and thoughts to you all.

  • Sean was a great friend and will truly be missed thoughts and prayers to his family!!!! R. I.P.

  • My heart extends its love to the Ganson family. Loosing a loved one is truly painful. I will have you in my prayers asking the lord to give you strength thought these times.

  • My heart goes out to the Ganson family. Sean surely was a good friend and a blessing to anyone who knew him. I feel blessed to have been a former classmate and school friend to someone so kind, funny, and sweet. To the family: while your loss is surely great, understand that there’s a party in Heaven in Sean’s honor now. God is so good! There is now rest and celebration where there was pain and suffering for so long. Love and prayers for comfort for you at this time.

  • Rick and Rosie,
    So very sorry for your loss. There are no words that can take away the pain that you are feeling. May God comfort you in your time of need.

  • So sorry for your loss. Sean was always on our prayer list and now all of the family will be

  • Over the past few years as Sean battled the cancer I and the people of Emmanuel Baptist Church have prayed many a prayer for Sean and your family, and we are still here if you need anything. Our prays are with you at this time of need.

  • Rick and Rosie and Family, please know how deeply saddened Bob and I were to hear of Sean’s passing. We didn’t know him personally but we know you, his parents, and the deep love you all have for him. Our prayers are with you all.

  • Anna, I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your husband. Just wanted you to know our thoughts and prayers are with you, Lauren, Kaitlin and Emma. May you feel God’s loving arms around you at this time.

  • Rose, Rick, Anna & Girls,

    The words are hard to put on paper and I’m sure you understand. Sean was a very, very special person in not only our lives but the lives of so many others. His legacy is that he left three beautiful, smart young girls for everyone to cherish. My boys, John and I can not tell you all how deeply saddened we are and how much loved you all are. May time heal your sorrow, May friends ease your pain, May peace replace heartaches and only fond memories remain. Much Love, many hugs and kisses….xoxoxo
    The Parmigiani Clan