Grover Ellsworth Dresbach, Sr

Grover Ellsworth Dresbach, Sr

Birth
Pickaway County, Ohio, USA
Death 16 Nov 2008 (aged 91)
Circleville, Pickaway County, Ohio, USA
Burial Circleville, Pickaway County, Ohio, USA
Plot Section 40
Memorial ID 31500559 · View Source
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Grover E. Dresbach, Sr., of Circleville, passed away Sunday, November 16, 2008, at his residence. He was born at home in Pickaway County on April 11, 1917, the son of the late Richard F. and Elizabeth (Mouser) Dresbach. He was a graduate of Washington Township High School and a veteran of the 8th Air Force. He served in Europe during World War II and in Japan during the Korean War as an airplane engine mechanic, crew chief and line chief.

After returning to Pickaway County, he farmed with the family farm operation until 1968 when he joined the Oliver Farm Equipment Manufacturing Company as a salesman and parts manager. He later became the Ohio sales manager for United Farm Tools, from which he retired in 1982.

He is survived by two sisters, Dorothy Dresbach of Circleville and Mrs. Margie (Robert) Frazier of Little Walnut; a daughter, Melanie Dresbach (Ken) Warman of Columbus; son, Grover E. (Gail) Dresbach, Jr., of Ross County; and stepson, Dennis C. (Susie) Wolfe of Ross County; 6 grandsons; 4 granddaughters; 8 great-grandsons; and 5 great-granddaughters. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Margaret Ringhiser Wolfe Dresbach, in 1972; siblings, infant sister Frances in 1921, brothers Judd in 1961 and Ged in 1979, sister Anna in 1995, brother, Festus "Bill" in 2004, and just recently, sister Eleanor on November 13, 2008; and a stepson, H. Curtis Wolfe in 2000.

Services were entrusted to Defenbaugh-Wise-Schoedinger Funeral Home



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  • Created by: JLM
  • Added: 17 Nov 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 31500559
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Grover Ellsworth Dresbach, Sr (11 Apr 1917–16 Nov 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 31500559, citing Forest Cemetery, Circleville, Pickaway County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by JLM (contributor 46860487) .