GROVER HILL, Ohio — Jerry R. Gribble, 65, died Tuesday, Nov. 19 at Lutheran Hospital of Indiana, Fort Wayne, Indiana.

He was born Dec. 16, 1953, in Kennett, Missouri, son of Talma and the late Martha (Whitley) Gribble. On March 19, 1977, he married Mary Kay (Welch) who survives. He was previously employed by Sim’s Manufacturing of Payne and Modern Plastic Recovery of Haviland. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Kay Gribble, Grover Hill; father, Talma (Marilyn) Gribble, Grover Hill; his children, J.T. (Tiffany Schulte) Gribble, Van Wert, and Jennifer (Josh) Adkins, Haviland; a brother, Talma E. (Barbara) Gribble, Oakwood; sister, Teresa (Arvell) McGuire, Grover Hill; and a granddaughter, Zoey Rayne Adkins.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23 Den Herder Funeral Home, Paulding, with Pastor Michael Williams officiating. Burial will be at a later date.

Visitation will be 11 a.m. until time of services on Saturday.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations made to the Ronald McDonald House or Grover Hill EMS.

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