Wilma M. Garverick

January 14, 1918 ‒ January 22, 2001

Mt. Gilead, Ohio

Wilma M. Garverick, 83, of Twp. Rd. 59, Mt. Gilead, Ohio died Monday, January 22, 2001 in Morrow County Hospital.

She was born in Wingett Run, Ohio on January 14, 1918, the daughter of the late George and Cora Boston Adams. Wilma was employed by the Morrow County Recorders office and the Morrow Soil and Water Conservation district for many years. She was a member of the Morrow County Hospital Board for 32 years, and was responsible for the memorial tree at Christmas for 14 years. She was also an active member of the Blue Twig at Morrow County Hospital. She was a member of the Peace United Church of Christ of Mt. Gilead, where she was active in the ladies guild; a member of the B.P.W. of Mt. Gilead, Green Thumb Therapists garden club, the Ladies of the Moose #303 of Galion; and had been honored as a 4-H advisor with the Kountry Kids 4-H club for many years. She also was an associate member of the Washington Twp. Trustees, and had served as a member of the former Blue Cross board of Morrow County. She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law Barbara & Paul Krauss of Milford, OH, and Marlene Sue & Donald Lee of Edison, OH; her step-son and daughter-in-law Jim & Loretta Garverick of Galion, OH; two step-daughters Linda Baker of Delphos, OH and Diane Neff; 6 grandchildren; 5 step-grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and her sister Gladys Hall of Bellefontaine, OH.

Her husbands Ralph L. Garverick, whom she married Dec. 4, 1933, preceded her in death on July 27, 1985; and Alfred Garverick whom she married on November 26, 1988 preceded her in death on January 5, 1999.

She was also preceded in death by her two brothers and five sisters.

Friends may call at the Snyder Funeral Home in Mt. Gilead on Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m.. Funeral services will be held there Thursday at 11:00 a.m. by Larry Cawley. Burial will be in Iberia Cemetery.

Memorials to Morrow County Hospital Memorial Fund or Peace United Church of Christ Township Road #57, Mt. Gilead, OH 43338.