GERALDINE ELLEN (DEBOLT) PORSCHET
PLAIN CITY - Geraldine Ellen (DeBolt) Porschet, 94, of Plain City, passed away Monday afternoon, May 26, 2014 at the Gables at Green Pastures.
Born Sept. 2, 1919 on the farm on DeBolt Road.
1938 graduate of Chuckery Darby High School and lifelong member of the St. Paul Lutheran Church. She was a proud "farmer's wife" who loved gardening and spending time with her ever expanding family.
Preceded in death by her parents, William Lincoln and Zena (Dunfee) DeBolt; husband of over 40 years, Leroy M. Porschet in 1978; brother, George DeBolt; son-in-law, Bob Moder.
Survived by her loving daughters, Marilyn (Russ) Nicol of Plain City, Lois Moder of Marysville, Debbie (John) Kunze of Dublin; 8 grandchildren, Gary (Cindy) Nicol, Kim (David) Murphy, Brian (fiancé Pamela Field) Moder, Brandi (fiancé Jerry Gadberry) Moder, Randi (Gabriel) Zinser, Karla (Jerry) Moody, Lisa (Chris) Lape and Julie (Adam) Boyer; 15 great-grandchildren, Christopher Nicol, Kyle (Cindy Coy) Nicol, Amber (Alex) Mack, Greg Murphy, Brian Murphy, Justin Eckert, Travis Eckert, Devin Zinser, Zachery Zinser, Rebekah Lape, Timothy Lape, Katrina Lape, Jacob Boyer, Sarah Field and Jacob Field; 4 great-great-grandsons, Nathan Nicol, Christopher Nicol, Conner Nicol and Aaron Mack; sister, Gladys Nichols of Plain City.
The family received friends from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, May 29, at the FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME, 202 E. Main St. (state Route 161 W.), Plain City. The funeral service was held at 10 a.m. Friday, May 30, 2014 at the St. Paul Lutheran Church, 7960 state Route 38, Milford Center. Rev. Paul Schlueter officiated. Burial was at the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the charity of you choice.
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Published in The Plain City Advocate on May 31, 2014
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