Gayle Siegel, age 75, of Upper Sandusky, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, Kentucky, surrounded by her family.
Gayle was born on November 11, 1943 in Louisville, Kentucky to John and Hester (Howell) Thompson, both of whom are deceased. She married Robert Siegel on November 9, 1963 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Upper Sandusky, and he survives.
She is survived by 2 children: Mike (Linda) Siegel of Upper Sandusky, and Tina (Jim) Mathias of Findlay. 8 grandchildren: Cody (Karyssa), Caleb, Zachary (Haley), Cory, Amanda, Kein (Paije), Logan and Rachel, along with 6 great grandchildren: Jovie, Chase, Zaley, Jackson, Lane and Lydia.
Gayle is also survived by 2 brothers, Bruce (Linda) Thompson, and David Thompson, both of Elizabethtown, Kentucky.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 3 sons, Robert II, Todd A. and Thomas, 4 brothers, Paul, John, Dean, and Richard Thompson, and 3 sisters, Rita Roelle, Sue Buckles, and Mabel Smith.
Gayle was a homemaker and had worked for Marty’s IGA, and also did babysitting for many years.
She was a long time member of Transfiguration of the Lord, and a former member of the CLC. She was a former greeter for the church and also volunteered for the St. Peter’s School.
For hobbies Gayle enjoyed going to casinos, playing Bunco with her group of ladies, getting on Facebook to keep in contact with family and friends. And her greatest joy was her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A Funeral Mass for Gayle Siegel will be held at 11:00am Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at Transfiguration of the Lord Church. Burial will follow at St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery.
Visitations will be held on Monday, July 1, 2019, from 2:00pm to 8:00pm at the Lucas-Batton Funeral Home in Upper Sandusky, where a Scripture Service will begin at 7:30pm on Monday.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St. Peter’s Catholic School, or a Charity of the Donor’s Choice and can be sent to Lucas-Batton, 476 S. Sandusky Ave. Upper Sandusky, OH 43351.
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