Geary L. Wessel, 76, 324 Greenville Road, St. Marys, died Monday, July 2, 2012, at Lima Memorial Hospital.
He was born May 24, 1936, in St. Marys, the son of Alfrieda (Quellhorst) and Earl â€śHeinieâ€ť Wessel. On Dec. 29, 1955, he married Betty Knapp, and she preceded him in death on July 5, 2002.
He is survived by two sons, Bryan Wessel, of Cridersville, and Bruce Wessel, of Delphos; and two daughters, Thressa Adams, of Elgin, and Laurie McDorman, of Mendon.
Services are at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Miller Funeral Home in St. Marys. Burial with military honors is to follow at Tomlinson Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 Friday at the funeral home.
Contributions may be given to a charity of the donorâ€™s choice.