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Gary Weilbacher

March 27, 1948 ~ August 3, 2022 (age 74)

Obituary

Gary B. Weilbacher, age 74, passed away on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 at Ohio State University Hospital. Gary was a graduate of Bishop Ready High School where he met his beloved wife Susan. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and spent time in the Reserves. Gary worked 36 years as a Columbus Police Officer where he enjoyed his time as a patrolman, and especially loved working at the academy training recruits. He loved classic cars and spent many years with the Buckeye Rod Builders car club, where he met many lifelong friends. Gary was a lifelong Hilltopper, and always had a funny story ready to share. He loved meeting new people and helping others through his career as a police officer.  Above all, Gary adored spending time with his family. Preceded  in death by, wife, Susan, infant son, Christopher, parents, Bernard and Frances Weilbacher. Survived by, daughters, Paula (Ken) Caldwell, Amy Weilbacher, Laura (Robert Smokey) Weilbacher and Kathryn (Leon) Pennington, grandchildren, Perri, Mara and Keller, sisters and brothers, Nancy (Gary) Ekwall, Dianne Fulmer, Bruce (Barbara) Weilbacher and Patty Smith, numerous other family and friends. Friends may call at JERRY SPEARS FUNERAL HOME of HILLIARD, 5471 Frazell Rd., Monday, August 8, 2022 from 5-8 PM and Tuesday, August 9, 2022 from 11 - 1 PM where service will follow at 1 PM.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
August 8, 2022

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Jerry Spears Funeral Home of Hilliard
5471 Frazell Road
Hilliard, OH 43026

Visitation
Tuesday
August 9, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Jerry Spears Funeral Home of Hilliard
5471 Frazell Road
Hilliard, OH 43026

Funeral Service
Tuesday
August 9, 2022

1:00 PM
Jerry Spears Funeral Home of Hilliard
5471 Frazell Road
Hilliard, OH 43026

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