DELPHOS, Ohio — Vernon E. “Gene” Bryan, 87, of Delphos, died on Friday, March 8, 2019, at his residence.

He was born Sept. 15, 1931, in Delphos, to Don and Lagora (Martin) Bryan. He married Anna Mae Stolte; she preceded him in death on March 18, 2018.

He had served in the Air Force during the Korean War, both in the United States and England.

Survivors include:

Son — Douglas (Michelle) Bryan of Massillon, Ohio

He was preceded in death by a son, David Bryan; brother, Paul Bryan; and two sisters, Betty Reynolds and Dorothy Kuhn.

Visitation will be on Tuesday, March 12, 2019, from 10 - 11 a.m. at Harter and Schier Funeral Home. Procession to Walnut Grove Cemetery will follow for a graveside service and burial. The Rev. Rich Rakay will officiate.

Funeral arrangements are by Harter and Schier Funeral Home. To leave condolences please visit