Otto Phillip GEARHART, age 58, died suddenly in his hardware store on Main Street in Marcellus, Thursday afternoon, January 24, 1957.
He was born October 20, 1898, the son of Williams and Minnie(SCHICK)GEARHART. He had been in business in Marcellus for the past 21 years.
He is survived by his wife, Myrtle; two daughters, Mrs. Betty DRAKE and Mrs. James RANSBOTTOM; one son, Richard; brother, Willard; five sisters, Mrs. Lena HARWOOD, Mrs. Effie STREETER, Mrs. Mabel SWARTZ, Mrs. Jim OLMSTEAD and Mrs. Myrl BOGGS and two grandchildren.
from The Marcellus News
January 31, 1957
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