Betty L. Gaberdiel, age 79 of Wapakoneta, died at 4:50 p.m., Wednesday, July 7, 2010 in St. Rita’s Medical Center, Lima. She was born September 1, 1930 in Columbus, Ohio. She is the daughter of Harry and Mary Rogers Sheaks. Both parents are deceased. She married John Frederick “Fred” Gaberdiel, who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Gaberdiel was a retired waitress and a member of the Eagles Lodge in Wapakoneta.
She is survived by 3 step sons – John Gaberdiel, David (Ann) Gaberdiel, Terry (Karen) Gaberdiel; 2 step daughters – Barbara and Janice; 2 half sisters – Mary Jolly of Wapakoneta and Evelyn Craven of Celina; and her niece and caregiver – Kimberly Jolly of Cridersville.
Funeral services will begin 7:00 p.m., Friday, July 9, 2010 in Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Rev. Robert Gibson will officiate.
The family will receive friends from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m., at the funeal home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Rita’s Hospice.
Date: Friday, July 9, 2010
Time: 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm