2009-03-28 / Obituaries

Lyman "Gene" Bashore

Lyman "Gene" Bashore, age 80 of Somerset, passed away Friday, March 20, 2009, at Fairfield Medical Center, Lancaster.

He was born on May 10, 1928, in Somerset, to the late William and Iva (Gilmore) Bashore. Eugene was a member of the F.F.A. and an honorary member of the Sheridan FFA, American Legion Post 58 in Somerset, life long member of Zion Ridge Reformed UCC, and served in our US Air Force.

Gene is survived by his children, Mary Felty of Thornville, Michael (Deborah) Bashore of Canal Winchester, Nancy Bashore of Thornville, Jeffery Bashore of Somerset, and Trudy Bashore of Marysville; brothers, Clifford Bashore and Earl (Jean Ann) Bashore of Thornville; grandchildren, Andrew (Stacey) Bashore, Amy (Dennis) Martin, Steven Felty, and Eugene Sax; great-grandchildren, Hannah and Hunter Bashore, Jaden, Jackson and Brandy Martin, Lane Felty; and sisters-in-law, Gladys Robinson of Mount Vernon, and Marlene Silliman of Ceterburg.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Charlotte Silliman Bashore; brother, Walter Bashore of Somerset; and sister, Gladys Peterson of Las Vegas.

Funeral service was held March 24, 2009, at Zion Reformed UCC, with Pastor Greg Voight officiating. Burial followed in Zion Ridge Cemetery, Thornville

Memorial contributions may be made to Fair HoPe Hospice, 1111 East Main Street, Lancaster, Ohio.

Online condolences may be made by visiting: www.boringsheridanfuneralhomes. com

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