FLETCHER - Horace E. Ceyler, 79, of Fletcher, passed away at 5:09 p.m. Sunday, March 31, 2013. Born Sept. 24, 1933, in Brown Twp., Miami County, Horace was one of 13 children of the late Homer and Margaret Lucille (Baker) Ceyler. He married his wife of 53 years, Jo A. Maggert on June 6, 1959, and she survives.
He is also survived by a daughter' Teresa (Jim) Geuy of Nashville, Tenn. and a granddaughter, Amanda (Steve) Richard also of Nashville. Three brothers and three sisters also survive, Lawrence Ceyler, Brandt, Richard Ceyler, Troy, Mike Ceyler, Springfield, Elsie Berg, Springfield, Dorothy (Ed) Dye, Troy, Patricia Williams, Marion, and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by sisters, Betty Ceyler, Helen McCrossin, Virginia Ceyler, Gloria Shepard, Bonnie Ceyler; and a brother Ralph Ceyler. Horace was a 1951 graduate of Brown Twp. High School. He served in the United States Marine Corp during the Korean Conflict. He retired in 1995 from Sonoco, Piqua. Horace loved to fish and he like sports, especially NASCAR.
A private funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Fletcher Cemetery. Memorial donations in memory of Horace may be sent to Fletcher Fire Dept., 6605 N. State Route 589, Fletcher, OH. 45326. Suber-Shively Funeral Home, 201 W. Main St., Fletcher, is serving the family. Condolences to the family may be sent to www.shivelyfuneralhomes.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Apr. 2, 2013