Atkinson Gilbert "Pete" Atkinson, 83, of Wapakoneta, OH, died December 8, 2013. He was a long-time professor for The Ohio State University
. A public memorial service for Prof. Atkinson is scheduled to begin 2 p.m. Sunday, January 19, 2014 at Meyer Community Chapel of Otterbein Lifestyle Community, 11230 State Route 364 in St. Marys, OH. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be directed to Salem UMC, Otterbein - St. Marys or Heifer Project International. Online condolences may be expressed via: www.millerfuneralhomes.net
. Arrangements are entrusted to the MILLER BROS. FUNERAL DIRECTORS in St. Marys.