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Weigel Funeral Home ~ Swanton
Thursday June 9th, 2022
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Weigel Funeral Home ~ Swanton
Friday June 10th, 2022

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Nellie Sue (Terrell) Varble

Nellie Sue (Terrell) Varble, age 77, of Swanton, Ohio, passed away Saturday morning, June 4, 2022 at Hospice of Northwest Ohio in Toledo. She was born December 20, 1944 in Corbin, Kentucky to Ervin B. and Nellie R. (Mynatt) Terrell. Nellie was a graduate of Springfield High School. On April 17, 1964, she married her beloved husband, George W. Varble.

Nellie started out her career as a nursing assistant at Swanton Health Care and Retirement Center where she worked 9 years. She retired from Elizabeth Scott in 2018 after working there for 22 years. Nellie put others needs before her own and took exceptional care of the residents. She treated them like family. Nellie was recipient of the 2016 Ohio Centers for Assisted Living (O.C.A.L.) Award for Personal Care Assistant of the Year. Nellie and George were active members of Antioch Apostolic Church in Toledo.

Left to cherish Nellie’s memory is her loving and devoted husband of 58 years, George, daughter, Susan (David) Thomas; daughter-in-law, Jamie Varble; grandchildren, Steven (Brooke) Varble, Stephany (Tyler) Williams, Jacob (Emily) Varble, Tiffany (Cody) Adams, Bailey Varble, Keri (Kevin) Black, Kelli (Aaron) Gunn, Liandrin (Zach) Rushing, Amanda Sherrick, Melissa Thomas, Kayla Mead, Erica Golden, Matthew Golden, Brenden Golden; 21 great-grandchildren; sisters, Laura (Howard) Loveless and Lillian (David) Sumner; as well as many nieces and nephews.

Nellie was preceded in death by her parents; son, Troy L. Varble; brothers, William Terrell and Ray Terrell and her sister, Imojean Hostee.

Visitation will be held Thursday, June 9th from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton. Funeral services will be held Friday, June 10th at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Derrick Torrey, Sr. officiating. Interment will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery in Delta.

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Mandy Jun 10 2022 8:25 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nellie Varble

Emily and Jacob Varble Jun 10 2022 1:29 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nellie Varble

Missy Jun 9 2022 11:28 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nellie Varble

Joyce Timpe Jun 9 2022 8:30 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nellie Varble

Sherry Hawes Jun 8 2022 4:52 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Nellie Varble

Margaret Jun 8 2022 12:09 PM

I'm sorry for the loss to this wonderful family. My condolences and prayer to all. May God rest her soul in His arms for all time.

Dewey Simpson Jun 8 2022 4:52 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nellie Varble

Tom and Donna Bridges Jun 7 2022 11:41 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Nellie Varble

Peggy Annesser (Bridges) Jun 7 2022 11:38 PM

We worked together years ago at Elizabeth Scott, and I have only the fondest of memories of Nellie. Such a sweet and beautiful soul who truly made a difference in the world. Her memory lives on, with many. Deepest sympathy for her loved ones. Rest easy Nellie.

Erica Jun 7 2022 10:43 AM

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