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Michael B. Gerstner Sr.

December 15, 1954 ~ August 4, 2019 (age 64)

Obituary

Michael B. “Mike” Gerstner, 64, of Wapakoneta passed away at 8:50 p.m. Sunday August 4, 2019 at Lima Memorial Health System, Lima.

He was born on December 15, 1954 in Lima, OH to Harold & Marie (Greve) Gerstner.  His father preceded in death and his mother survives in Wapakoneta.

On November 28, 1980 he married Dava M. Foland and she survives in Wapakoneta.

Survivors include 4 children Chad McCoy, Bobbi Jo (Robert) Briggs, Danielle Gerstner, Michael B. Gerstner Jr.; 3 grandchildren James McCoy, Andrew Briggs, Phoebe Briggs; two brothers Charles, Tony; a sister Brenda and an aunt Gertrude Kondriack.

Mike was a 1975 graduate of Botkins High School.  He was a lifelong farmer raising beef cattle and was a member of the Auglaize County Cattlemen’s Association.  He enjoyed hunting, stock car racing and helping 4-H youth at the county fair.

Funeral services will begin at 10:30 a.m. Saturday August 10, 2019 at Schlosser Funeral Home & Cremation Services with Rev. Jarred Kohn officiating.  Burial will follow in St. John Catholic Cemetery, Fryburg.  Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service. 

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to St. Johns Volunteer Fire & Rescue or to the Auglaize County Cattlemen’s Association.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.schlosserfuneralhome.com

To send flowers to Michael's family, please visit our floral section.


Services

Visitation
Friday
August 9, 2019

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Schlosser Funeral Home & Cremation Services
615 N. Dixie Hwy
Wapakoneta, OH 45895

Visitation
Friday
August 9, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Schlosser Funeral Home & Cremation Services
615 N. Dixie Hwy
Wapakoneta, OH 45895

Funeral Service
Saturday
August 10, 2019

10:30 AM
Schlosser Funeral Home & Cremation Services
615 N. Dixie Hwy
Wapakoneta, OH 45895

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