Rolland E. Geddis
SUNBURY — Rolland E. Geddis, 88, of Sunbury died March 16, 2007, at Countryview of Sunbury.
He was born Sept. 20, 1918, in Delaware County to Jesse Thomas and Essa May (Jacobus) Geddis. He was the owner/operator of Rolland Geddis Trucking Co. in Sunbury. A U.S. Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of American Legion Post 457.
He is survived by his wife of almost 65 years, Betty (Saunders); brother-in-law, Otis E. Saunders of Sunbury; sisters-in-law, Norma Geddis of Mount Gilead, Beth Edwards of Galena, Gloria Saunders of Sunbury; nieces and nephews; great-nieces and great-nephews; great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by brothers, Merle and John; sister, Elizabeth Blakely.
Friends may call Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury, were service will be Monday at 2 p.m. Pastor Walter Jeffries will officiate. Interment with military honors by the Delaware County Veterans Association will follow in Sunbury Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions can be made to Odyssey Hospice, 540 Office Center Place, Suite 100, Gahanna, OH 43230. Condolences may be expressed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.