Dennis Gatchel age 70, of Bluffton passed away, Thursday, May 18, 2023 at Lima Memorial. He was born June 18, 1952 to the late Robert Eugene and Doris Joan (Vogel) Gatchel. He married Susan and she survives in Bluffton.
Dennis had been an RN retiring after 30 plus years of service. He had served in the U. S. Army during Vietnam. His favorite past times were fishing and shooting pool.
Additional survivors include sons: Nate Gatchel of Bluffton and Nick (Trisha) Gatchel of Bluffton; 7 grandchildren: Aubreanna, Ellieanna, Haleigh, Genevieve, Xandra Gatchel, Braeden Jordan and Blayne Hill and 6 siblings: Chris (Jim) Bricely of Tucson, AZ, Nan Gatchel of Oregon, Janice (Jeff) William of Naples, FL, Rob (Jeanie) Gatchel of Tiffin, OH, Jimmy Gatchel of Morral, OH and Lyle (JoEllen) Gatchel of Nevada, OH.
Memorial contributions may be given to Rockport United Methodist Church.
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