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Funeral Service

Weigel Funeral Home ~ Swanton
Saturday September 7th, 2019

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Gary Lampson

Gary G. Lampson, 76, of Delta, Ohio, passed away in his home afternoon, Sunday, September 1, 2019.  The past 5 years he battled with progressive supranuclear palsy.  He was born March 24, 1943 in Watertown, New York to Leon George and Laura (Riley) Lampson.  Gary was a 1961 graduate of Delta High School. 

Gary worked for the Dana Corporation.  After being laid off, he went to work as a car salesman for several area dealerships.  In 1995, he purchased Hub's Bar in Swanton.  He was owner and operator until selling the business and retiring in 2015.  On May 24, 2010, he married the love of his life, Charlene Ducat.

Gary loved Nascar, watching the Cleveland Browns, and riding his Harley.  He led many Harley benefit runs during his time at Hub's.  He had a passion for Rock-N-Roll and enjoyed woodworking.  Gary will be remembered as a hard worker.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife, Charlene; daughters, Deb (Mike) Mangas and Dede (Bob) Ruckman; stepchildren, Stephanie Hartbarger and Otto Gruetter (Fiancee, Jackey); 8 grandchildren, Erica, Shane, Andrew, Casey, Jaiden, Dane, Stephen and Danielle and 4 great-grandchildren, Ashlyn, Winston, Harrison and Henry.

Gary was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Donna Langenderfer, and the mother of his daughters, Dorothy Ann (Cook) Lampson.

Visitation will be held Friday, September 6th from 2 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton (419.826.2631).  Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 7th at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home.  Interment will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery in Delta.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the family.

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A Wind chimes was sent on September 6, 2019

With deepest sympathy, Love, Ron, Cheryl, Ronnie and Courtney Swisher

Expression of Sympathy Sep 6 2019 12:00 AM

Mrs Lampson, Deb, Dede and the rest of your family. I'm so very sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and keeping all of you in my prayers as you go through this difficult time.

Denise Haines Sep 5 2019 12:00 AM

So hard losing a parent our hearts go out to you guys and your family's ,Dan and I are sending prayers

Chris Dan Bronson Sep 4 2019 12:00 AM

Such a wonderful man, gone too soon. I will always remember the love he had for Char. Just beautiful person! I will miss him.

Cris Sep 4 2019 12:00 AM

Char and family,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. I know how much love you 2shared in your marriage. I pray for peace in your heart as you go through this sorrowful time
Love ya Connie and Bill

Connie Sep 4 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gary Lampson

Lynda Coffey & David Westmark Sep 4 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gary Lampson

Sheila Cox Sep 3 2019 12:00 AM

Gary was a great guy, he will be missed

Christopher Wolfe Sep 3 2019 12:00 AM

He will be missed. Sorry for your loss, Pam.

Larry & Frankie Sep 3 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gary Lampson

Jessica Wolfe Sep 3 2019 12:00 AM

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