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Gerald Schilling

Gerald Schilling

Thursday, May 10th, 1934 - Thursday, February 13th, 2020
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Gerald Leo “Gary” Schilling, 85, of Williamstown, WV, died Thursday, February 13, 2020 at Elmcroft of Marietta. He was born on May 10, 1934 in Marietta, Ohio to Leo and Anna Lang Schilling.

Gary was a graduate of St. Mary’s Catholic High School. He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. Gary had worked and retired from RJF International. He was a member of The Basilica of St. Mary of the Assumption, Williamstown American Legion, Williamstown VFD, the Elks in Marietta and loved to golf.

He is survived by two daughters, Terri Schreiber (Howard) of Brecksville, Ohio and Tammy Hall (Mike) of Marietta; four grandchildren, Samantha Smith (Matt), Nicholas Schreiber, Megan Melder (Ryan) and McKenzie Smith; great grandchildren, Hudson Melder and Olivia Smith; sister, Betty Schott of Lowell, Ohio; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Regina Mae Smith Schilling, whom he married on May 25, 1957.

Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 15, 2020, at The Basilica of St. Mary of the Assumption, with The Rev. Msgr. John Michael Campbell celebrating. Burial will follow in Riverview Cemetery in Williamstown, with full military honors. A reception will be held at the Williamstown Legion immediately following military honors at the cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples Funeral Home, with a Vigil service held at 4:00 p.m.

Donations may be made to The Williamstown VFD, 411 W. 5th Street, Williamstown, WV 26187. Cawley & Peoples is honored to serve Gary’s family and offers online condolences and many other resources by visiting their website, CawleyandPeoples.com.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, February 14th, 2020 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    When
    Friday, February 14th, 2020 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Location
    Marietta Chapel of Cawley & Peoples
    Address
    408 Front Street
    MARIETTA, OH 45750
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    Vigil Service will be at 4:00 pm
  • Funeral Liturgy with Mass

    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 | 10:00am
    When
    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 10:00am
    Location
    The Basilica of St. Mary of the Assumption
    Address
    506 Fourth Street
    MARIETTA, OH 45750
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    Officiant
    The Rev. Msgr. John Michael Campbell
  • Interment

    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Saturday, February 15th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    Riverview Cemetery
    Address
    Waverly Road
    Williamstown, WV 26187
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William Landsittel

Posted at 10:32am
Prayers to the family, from a fellow classmate, the Landsittel family class of 1954.
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Dan & Cindy Schott & Family

Posted at 01:43pm
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to forever hold in your hearts.
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Cheryl J Skinner, Tri-State Military Museum

Posted at 03:01am
May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Gerald Schilling, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, Gerald Schilling, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
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