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Saturday July 10th, 2021
9:00am - 10:30am

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Joel F. Wassom

Joel F. Wassom, age 80, of West Manchester, OH passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Tuesday, July 6, 2021.  He was born April 8, 1941 in Dekalb, IL to the late Jarvis Pleasant and Lola Lee Wassom.  Joel was a loving husband, father, father-in-law, brother and doting papa to his grandchildren and great grandchildren.  He was a 1959 graduate of Monroe High School where he kept many life-long friendships.  He was an active member of the Solid Rock Apostolic Church in Bradford, OH.  In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his sister Judy Fuller.  He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Betty Marlow Wassom; sons Jeff (Cindy) Wassom, Mark (Rhonda) Wassom, Chad (Beth) Wassom and Tony (Marie) Wassom; grandchildren: Emily (Alex) Buffler, Eli (Savannah) Wassom, Elaina (Nick) Harrist, Olivia (Devin) Ponder, Grant (Kirby) Wassom, Wyatt Wassom, Dakota Eggleston, Adrianna (Brandon) Lavey, Andrew (Amber) Wassom and Tully Wassom; great grandchildren: Benjen, Hank, Everett, Jackson, Adelynn and Dax; brother Jerry (Patti) Wassom; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.  Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 10, 2021 from 9:00 am until time of funeral service at 10:30 am at the Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, 226 West Main Street, Eaton, OH with Pastor Matthew O’Shell officiating.  Burial will follow at Monroe Cemetery in Eldorado, OH.  Memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave., Dayton, OH 45420.  The family would like to express a special thank you for the excellent care provided by the Oncology Staff of Kettering Health in Troy and Hospice of Dayton.  Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.

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Guestbook

Chad and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Brad and Gay Calhoun Jul 9 2021 12:00 AM

Dear Betty, Jeff, Mark, Chad, Tony and Families: We are sorry to hear about Bro Joel passing. He was truly and great man of God. Love & Prayers,

Barb Sexton and Family Jul 9 2021 12:00 AM

With deepest sympathy,

Frank and Kay Scarpino Jul 9 2021 12:00 AM

Chad, Jeff, Tony, Mark & Bettymy deepest sympathies.

Kim Waddell-Fultz Jul 9 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Joel Wassom

Kim Waddell-Fultz Jul 9 2021 12:00 AM

To Betty and family With my deepest condolences and prayers, Joel will be greatly missed his friendship has been a blessing peace be to you all

David Blankenship Jul 9 2021 12:00 AM

I am so very sorry for your loss. I pray our Heavenly Father brings you peace.

Marlene Frantz Jul 8 2021 12:00 AM

Betty and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. Please take comfort in knowing that this sweet man is with is Savior and has no pain just love. Please let me know if there is anything you need. Love you Betty.

Sheila Whiting Jul 8 2021 12:00 AM

Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your lossour thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Love, Pastor Matt & Sis Alison, Solid Rock Apostolic Church Jul 8 2021 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear about the passing of Bro. Joel. He was an amazing man, and He will be sorely missed. We are praying for you and your family during this trying time. May God touch your family and give you peace!

Eric Eisinger Jul 8 2021 12:00 AM

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