Josephine Elizabeth Dunevant

JACKSON CENTER -Funeral services will be conducted for Josephine Elizabeth (Gasser) Dunevant, 65, at 10 a.m. Monday, at the Adams Funeral Home, 1401 Fair Road, Sidney, with Pastor Sam Daniel Lee officiating.
Interment will follow in Gettysburg Cemetery, Gettysburg, at a later date.
Co-visitations will be from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, at the Murray Funeral Home, 173 S. Main St., Creston, and from 12-3 p.m. Sunday, at the Adams Funeral Home in Sidney.
A native of Wooster, and a resident of 413 E. College Street, Jackson Center, Mrs. Dunevant passed away Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, at 4:30 a.m. at St. Rita's Hospital, Lima.
She was born in Wadsworth, on June 16, 1948, to the late Elmer Gasser, Sr. and Bertha (Lance) Gasser.
On Jan. 5, 2008, Josephine was married to Dale Dunevant and he survives in Jackson Center.
Josephine graduated from Bowling Green State University, in Bowling Green, and the University of Dayton, in Dayton. She was retired from the Allen East Local School District in Lima, Ohio and had more than 30 years of dedicated service in the teaching profession. Throughout her career, she had also taught at Otsego Elementary near Bowling Green and was a substitute teacher with the Jackson Center School District, Shelby County.
Josephine loved to sew. She was also very musical and enjoyed playing the flute and the piano. Josephine was of the Baptist faith.
Josephine is survived by her husband; her children Margaret Chrysler and her husband Philip, of Bowling Green, Curtis Edward Younkman, of Columbus, Robert William Younkman and his partner Aaron Roland, both of Columbus; step-children, Susan Schaffer and her husband Jeff, of Grove City, James Fry and his wife Billie, of Jackson Center, Michael Dale Dunevant and his wife Cathy, of Greenville, Tony Dunevant and his wife Terry, of Greenville; 15 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one sister, Gladys and Richard Bauman, of Rittman; one brother, Elmer and Darla Gasser Jr., of Wooster.
Josephine was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.
Online condolences may be expressed to the Dunevant family at www.theadamsfuneralhome.com.
Adams Funeral Home, (937) 492-4700 is in charge of the arrangements.

Funeral Home

Adams Funeral Home
1401 Fair Road Sidney, OH 45365
937-492-4700

Published in Piqua Daily Call on Aug. 16, 2013