Bert G. Hedrick
Bert G. Hedrick, age 82, of Kingsville, Ohio, passed away Sunday, November 17, 2019, at the Cleveland Clinic.
He was born May 22, 1937, on the family's 200 acre farm in Parsons, WV, and was one of ten children of William F. and Gladys (Sharp) Hedrick. Bert had been an area resident for the last 5 years.
He had worked for Kingsford Charcoal plant as a starch cooker and controller and in prior years had worked for the GM assembly plant in Lordstown, and also was a milkman for Lockie Lee Dairy.
Throughout his life, Bert enjoyed to be outside whether it be hunting or fishing and even an occasional "snipe" hunt. He had a love for woodworking, making picnic tables, drinking coffee and enjoyed his social life while living in Parsons, and spending time by the river on the farm with his siblings.
Survivors include his daughters Karen (Bill) Jepson of Kingsville where Bert made his home while living here in the area, and Denise (Tim) Neal of Martinez, GA; two sons Gregory (Melinda) Hedrick, and Douglas (Nancy) Hedrick, both of Conneaut; step-children Marty and Jeff Hissam; 12 grandchildren, Cody (Nichele), Bryan, Justin (Alyssa), Ryan, Leah (Paul), Corey, Marshall (Rachel), Aly (Paris), Rachel (Ryan), Miranda, Bailey (Alex), Gavin, Kaitlin (Glen), Hannah, Jakob; great-grandchildren, Abigail, Roslyn, Theo and Uma; sisters, Otta Sue Ashby of Parsons, WV, and Mary Johanna Nelson of Elkins, WV; brother Dale (Frances) Hedrick of Reedsville, WV; and his special friend Jody Pence.
Bert was preceded in death by his parents; former wife Elizabeth Hedrick; brothers, Hubert, William "Blair," Chester, and Johnny Lee Hedrick; and his sisters Gertrude Carr and Annis Dell Combs.
Funeral Service will be 11:00 AM, Friday, November 22, 2019, at the Marcy Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 208 Liberty St., Conneaut, OH 44030, with Pastor Jan Walsh of New Leaf United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will follow in East Conneaut Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday, November 21 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM.
The family would like to give a special thank you to his caretakers Tammy, Kayla, and Carole.
Memorial Contributions may be made in Bert's name to the Parsons Lion Club (#10973), 166 Main St., Parsons, WV 26287. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
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Published on November 19, 2019


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Cheryl Trost
Nov 25, 2019
So sorry. It’s difficult when those special people in our life are no longer with us. Thinking of all of you!
Nov 20, 2019
Basket of Memories was purchased for the family of Bert G. Hedrick.  Send flowers
Rodger channell
Nov 20, 2019
Sorry to hear of Bert's passing
Bob and Joanne Lambert
Nov 20, 2019
Our prayers of comfort to all! Was a good friend, will miss him.
Margie Reitz Rohde
Nov 20, 2019
Karen, Doug, Denise, Greg & family,
So sorry to hear of your father’s passing. Thinking of you during this difficult time. May the presence of loved ones comfort you in the days ahead. Hugs and prayers to you all.
Susan (Susie Carr) Rohr
Nov 19, 2019
Thanks Uncle Bert for the many memories and laughter we shared when you lived with us in Ohio and for the weekly breakfasts talks we shared in Parsons! Even though I have been married for many, many years, he always called me by my maiden name..Susie Carr! Will greatly miss you!