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Richard M. Gillenwater

September 23, 1972 ~ August 13, 2020 (age 47)

Obituary

Richard M. Gillenwater, age 47, passed away unexpectedly on August 13, 2020.

Employee of AVI Food Systems.  Former owner of Grandma's Pizza on Parsons Avenue.

Preceded in death by brother, Michael Gillenwater.

Survived by wife, Shirley K. Gillenwater; daughters, Kerri (Ernie Perry) Gillenwater, and Kara (Jerrod) Waldren; son, Nicholas (Markilla Johnson) Gillenwater; grandchildren, Kyla Johnson, Sophia Johnson, and Everest Borders; parents, Stephen and Lorein Gillenwater; brothers, Stephen D.R. Gillenwater and Nolan Gillenwater; two nieces and three nephews; three aunts, three uncles, and many cousins; and many friends.

Visitation 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at Cook & Son-Pallay Funeral Home, 1631 Parsons Ave., where Funeral Service will follow at 1:00 P.M.  Interment to follow at Fernwood Cemetery.  Pastor Sam Kirk officiating.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
August 19, 2020

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Cook & Son-Pallay Funeral Home
1631 Parsons Ave.
Columbus, OH 43207

Funeral Service
Wednesday
August 19, 2020

1:00 PM
Cook & Son-Pallay Funeral Home
1631 Parsons Ave.
Columbus, OH 43207

Interment following funeral service
Wednesday
August 19, 2020

Fernwood Cemetery
460 Rowe Road
Lockbourne, Ohio 43137

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