- Local Guide
John W. Gossard, 71, formerly of Wapakoneta, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2012, in Dade City, Fla.
He was born on Nov. 30, 1940, to Victor and Opal (Webb) Gossard, and they preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Delores; his sons, Dennis (Sandi) Gossard and Bill Gossard; a daughter, Kim Nunes; a stepson, Shawn (Jane) Stevens; a sister, Ginger Jacobs; a brother, William Gossard; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Jack and Glen Gossard.
Mr. Gossard was retired from Goodyear Tire & Rubber after many years of service.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Victory Worship Center, 13488 Cemetery Road, Wapakoneta. Interment will be in Willow Branch Cemetery in Waynesfield.
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Victory Worship Center.
Memorial contributions may be directed to HPH Hospice, 37441 Clinton Ave., Dade City, Fla., 33525 or to the family.
Condolences may be left at JenningsFarley.com.