July 12, 2009
Thursday, July 16, 2009 11:00am Vernon Funeral Home
Wednesday, July 15, 2009 5-7pm
Peter Davis Gebel, 57, of Urbana passed away Sunday, July 12, 2009 at Springfield Regional Hospital. He was born on March 5, 1952 in Atlanta, GA, the son of Adolph & Rae (Mays) Gebel.
Peter was a 1970 graduate of Briarwood High School in East Point, GA. He also attended the University of Georgia in Athens for 2 years. Peter was employed by World Travel Partners in Atlanta, GA for 17 years and was employed at International Harvester in Springfield for 10 years. Peter was also a member at Urbana United Methodist Church.
He was an avid supporter of the Urbana High School Band and Cheerleading. Peter enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his daughter who was his pride and joy.
He is survived by his wife, Jill (Ferryman); daughter, Hallie Marie Gebel; brother, Mike (Sheryl) Gebel of GA; brother in-laws, Jack (Carol) Ferryman and Jeff Ferryman of Urbana; niece, Holly (Micah) Grambsch of Dayton; nephews, Bryce Ferryman of Urbana, Brent (Sheila) Gebel and their sons, Brenton & Daniel, and Michael Jr. (Mary) Gebel and their children, Trip & Emma, all of GA.
He is preceded in death by his parent;, brother, Terry Gebel, and mother & father in-law, Ethel and Harold Ferryman.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 15, 2009 in VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, July 16, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Tim West officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to PAWS 1535 W. Rte 36, Urbana OH or to the donor’s preference.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.