Betty Gilger

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35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 9/13/2016 15:00:00

35 Railroad Street Plymouth OH 44865 9/14/2016 11:00:00

Betty Gilger, age 91, of Shiloh, OH, passed away on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at the Willows of Willard. She was born on April 10, 1925 in Huron County to the late Don G. and Margurite (McBride) Echelbarger. She was formerly of Eastern Stars and enjoyed crocheting and spending time with friends and family.
She is survived by 2 daughters, Vicki Gilger of Shiloh, OH and Sandy Courtright of Plymouth, OH; a son, Daniel “Butch” (Barb) Gilger of Plymouth, OH; grandchildren, Rob (Jamie) Gilger of Shelby, Paul Courtright of Lowell, MA, Laura Courtright of Port Clinton and Jason Putt of Greenwich; great grandchildren, Haley and Jacob Putt and Brooklyn Gilger; sisters, Donna Dawson of Shelby, OH; Lucille Ross of Plymouth, OH and Gertrude Beatty of Greenwich, OH.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, John B. Gilger; granddaughter Kelly Putt; 3 sisters Dorothea Arnold, Jeanette Broderick and Ella Jean Albert; and a brother, Mac (Carol) Echelbarger.
Friends may call at Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth, OH on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 from 3:00 to 6:00 P.M. A funeral service will be Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home with Rev. Blanche Tyree officiating. Burial will take place at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh. Memorial contributions may be made to Plymouth FFA Alumni or the Stein Hospice in Sandusky, Ohio. Online condolences can be left for the family at


Mike & Donnie Courtright - Sep 13, 2016

Vickie, Sandy, Butch and the entire family, we are so sorry to hear of Betty’s passing. She was always so happy and just a joy to be around. You will all be in our prayers for His strengh and comfort.

Linda Fackler - Sep 13, 2016

Vickie,Sandy and Butch So sorry to hear of your mom*s passing she was a great lady always a smile on her face. I used to ride my bike to her house to visit Vicki I think we were in 4-H together. You are in My thoughts and prayer*s Linda (Seaman) Fackler

Dave +Brenda Thompson family - Sep 12, 2016

You all are in our thoughts and prayers. May God hold you all during this time of loss.