Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Leroy C. Wellman (January 2, 2021)

Leroy C. Wellman, 91 Greenville, Ohio passed away on Saturday January 2, 2021 at 2:16 PM at his residence.  He was born April 16, 1929 in Bryant, Indiana, the son of the late Jerome & Agnes (Krieg) Wellman.  He was an Operating Engineer.

He was a member of St, Mary’s Catholic Church; Knights of Columbus, Greenville, Ohio; a 60 year member of the Operating Engineers Union.  

He is preceded in death by his parents; his daughter:  Dian Bryson; his sisters:  Rita Heiman, Martha Dodd, Helen Wellman, & Edna Hoying; his brothers:  Alfred, Jerome, Carl, Jim, Urban, Arther, Richard, Paul, & Francis Wellman.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years Elma Jean (Sundman) Wellman of Greenville whom he married April 18, 1959; his children & spouses:  John & Debora Wellman of Columbus, Ohio, Joyce & Tod Clark of Greenville, Robert Wellman of Cincinnati, Joseph & Penny Wellman of Greenville; son in law:  Neil Bryson of Greenville; grandchildren:  Benjamin & Rebekah Bryson, Lindsey & Andrew Cizmar, Seth Bryson, Zachary & Ian Wellman, Jacob Clark; great grandchildren:  Adalynn & Leviticus Bryson, Clara & Amelia Cizmar; his sister:  Doris Wack of Tucson, Arizona; his brother:  Eugene & Peg Wellman of Fishers, Indiana; numerous nieces & nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday January 7, 2021 at 11:30 AM at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 233 West Third Street, Greenville, Ohio with Rev. Fr. David Doseck Celebrant.  Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Church Cemetery, Greenville, Ohio.  The family will receive friends from 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM on Thursday January 7, 2021 at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio.  Memorial contributions may be made to State of the Heart Care or St. Mary’s Catholic School.

Condolences for the family may be expressed through www.zecharbailey.com.