Alice Rose Gasiday
Alice Rose Gasiday
VAN WERT, Ohio — Alice Rose Gasiday, 97, of Van Wert, passed away under hospice care at 2:02 a.m. on July 9, 2019, at Van Wert Manor after a brief illness. She was born on Aug. 20, 1921, in Chattanooga, Ohio, to the late Elmer and Catherine (Berron) Hisey.

A 1939 graduate of Van Wert High School, Alice went on to earn her nursing degree from St. Joseph School of Nursing in 1945. She worked as a registered nurse at Van Wert County Hospital until her retirement in 1983.

Alice married James M. Hall in 1945. He preceded her in death in 1950. She then married George E. Gasiday in 1953. Upon her retirement, Alice and George moved to Port Charlotte, Florida, until his death in 1999, at which time Alice returned to Van Wert.

She is survived by her daughter, Jane E. Waldron of Bowling Green, Ohio; son, Bradley W. Hall of Largo, Florida; daughters, Mary Ann Barnes and Christine L. Smith, both of Van Wert; seven grandchildren, Mark Waldron, Kim Rose, Ryan Smith, Jonathan Smith, Tammy Hall, Jeff Finkhousen, and Tom Finkhousen; 14 great-grandchildren, Taylor, Conner, Lily, Fletcher, James, Micah, Landen, Hudson, Cody, Spencer, Jake, Lucas, Brody and Annabel.

In addition to her parents and husbands, Alice was preceded in death by five sisters and one brother.

A private interment will take place in Woodland Cemetery with the Rev. Stuart Wyatt presiding.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Alice’s memory may be sent to CHP Hospice.

To share in Alice’s online memorial, please visit www.alspachgearhart.com. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory.