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Behm Funeral Homes, Inc.

1477 Jefferson Rd, Jefferson, PA

OBITUARY

Sylvia L. (Ohler) Gossett

April 6, 1923September 9, 2019

Sylvia L. Ohler Gossett, 96 of Waynesburg, formerly of Cleveland, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 9, 2019 at Rolling Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation in Waynesburg, with her niece Linda Menhart King at her side. Rolling Meadows became the place she lovingly referred to as home. She was born April 6, 1923 in Trotter, Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late John J. and Mary Swank Ohler. Sylvia was a homemaker and lived most of her life in Cleveland, Ohio. She enjoyed traveling, vacationing with “the girls”, the casino and spending time with her family and friends. On March 4, 1939 she married Samuel R. Gossett, who died October 28, 1974. Surviving is a granddaughter, Cheri S. Biggs (Jonathan) of Boston, Massachusetts; two great grandchildren, Ella and Owen and several nieces and nephews. Also deceased are her two sons, Samuel R. Gossett Jr. and James A. Gossett; siblings, Alice Menhart, Aretta Archual, Barbara Kowlewski, Marie Tresnowsky, Bertram Ohler, John Ohler, and James Ohler. Friends will be received on Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 11 am to 1:00 p.m., the hour of services in the Behm Funeral Home, 1477 Jefferson Rd., Jefferson, PA 15344, Gregory P. Rohanna, supervisor, with Rev. Keith Larson, officiating. Interment will follow in Greene County Memorial Park, Waynesburg. Condolences may be expressed online at www.behm-funeralhomes.com.

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, September 14, 2019
  • Funeral Service Saturday, September 14, 2019

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Ron May

September 10, 2019

So very sorry to see this notice. Mom really enjoyed having Sylvia as a roomie during her time at Rolling Meadows. Please accept my condolences.

Ron May

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FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Sylvia L. Ohler Gossett, 96 of Waynesburg, formerly of Cleveland, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Monday, September 9, 2019 at Rolling Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation in Waynesburg, with her niece Linda Menhart King at her side. Rolling Meadows became the place she lovingly referred to as home.
She was born April 6, 1923 in Trotter, Pennsylvania, a daughter of the late John J. and Mary Swank Ohler.
Sylvia was a homemaker and lived most of her life in Cleveland, Ohio. She enjoyed traveling, vacationing with “the girls”, the casino and spending time with her family and friends.
On March 4, 1939 she married Samuel R. Gossett, who died October 28, 1974.
Surviving is a granddaughter, Cheri S. Biggs (Jonathan) of Boston, Massachusetts; two great grandchildren, Ella and Owen and several nieces and nephews.
Also deceased are her two sons, Samuel R. Gossett Jr. and James A. Gossett; siblings, Alice Menhart, Aretta Archual, Barbara Kowlewski, Marie Tresnowsky, Bertram Ohler, John Ohler, and James Ohler.
Friends will be received on Saturday, September 14, 2019 from 11 am to 1:00 p.m., the hour of services in the Behm Funeral Home, 1477 Jefferson Rd., Jefferson, PA 15344, Gregory P. Rohanna, supervisor, with Rev. Keith Larson, officiating. Interment will follow in Greene County Memorial Park, Waynesburg. Condolences may be expressed online at www.behm-funeralhomes.com.