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Gary L. Bitikofer

Gary L Bitikofer, age 57, of Swanton, Ohio, passed away unexpectedly at St. Luke's Hospital, Wednesday, January 18, 2017. He was born July 31, 1959 in Toledo, Ohio to the late Martin "Bud" and Betty (Sullivan) Bitikofer. Gary was a 1977 graduate of Woodmore and attended Owens Community College. He was a painter for Modine Manufacturing in Pemberville.

Gary enjoyed hunting and fishing, and was an avid Michigan Wolverine fan.

He is survived by his wife, Michele (Lee) Bitikofer, sons, Brian (Kailey) Bitikofer, Joshua Bitikofer and Garrett Bitikofer; stepsons, Joel (Beth) Specht and William Bitikofer; 4 grandchildren; brother, Roger (Joyce) Bitikofer; sister-in-law, Brenda (Amos) Bailey; several nieces and nephews; and his best friend, Alan (Renee) Bowser.

Family and friends may visit Sunday, January 22nd from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton (419.826.2631), where services celebrating his life will begin at 6:00 p.m., with Pastor Kenny Garland officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.

Residence: Swanton, Ohio

Visitation: Sunday, January 22nd from 4 to 6 pm at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton

Funeral Service: Sunday, January 22nd at 6:00 pm in the Funeral Home

Interment: Private

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So very sorry for your loss. Prayers and thoughts

Lynda Coffey & David Westmark Jan 22 2017 12:00 AM

May your life be now at peace. Love you Brother.

Roger a bitikofer Jan 22 2017 12:00 AM

We're all very sorry for the family's loss.

Aramenta Fitch-Barnett Jan 20 2017 12:00 AM

Michele, Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers. Barb Hepfinger,( Kris' mom ) Ashley Cooper & Larry Brooks

Barbara J. Hepfinger Jan 20 2017 12:00 AM