Sue Ellen Gilbert

January 06, 1945 ‒ August 14, 2008

Delaware, Ohio

Sue Ellen Gilbert, age 63 of Delaware died Thursday morning, August 14, 2008 at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus.

She was born on January 6, 1945 in Marion to the late Dallas and Avenalle Ruth (Trickey) Gilbert. A graduate of Marion Harding High School in 1965, following graduation, she moved to the Mt. Gilead and Edison area before moving to Delaware in 2002.

Sue had formerly worked for the IGA grocery store in Caledonia as well as a waitress at the Marion Airport and several other area restaurants.

A fan of country music, she enjoyed singing, traveling, and late nights at Waffle House.

She is survived by son JasonWilliams and daughter-in-law Cherri Sheets of Delaware, significant other: Jonathan Clouse; Grandchildren: Justin Swisher, Natasha Swisher, Reachel, Chase, Joshua Swisher, Luke Kunkle, Tyler Richards, Brandon Richards, Jonathan Richards, daughter-in-law Jennifer Weaver of Ashley, brother James Gilbert of Redcliff, KY, sisters Barbara Rupp of California and Melba Farris of Morral, also daughter Kimberly (Jim) Richards of Hamilton, numerous friends and friends at Star Center.

Preceded in death by husband Dennis L. Swisher in 1970, son Rodney Swisher, as well as 8 other brothers and sisters.

Memorial services will be held 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 21, 2008 at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, 75 W. William St. (SR 36) in Delaware. Her family will greet friends until 5:00 p.m. following the services.

Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.

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