US Army

Elmer Bela Gedeon

December 17, 1929 ~ December 24, 2021 (age 92)


Elmer Bela Gedeon of Vienna passed away on Friday, December 24, 2021, at 1:07 am in Sharon Regional Medical Center. He was 92.

Elmer was born in Warren on December 17, 1929, the son of the late Bela and Helen Kaposta Gedeon.

He was a 1950 graduate of Warren G. Harding High School. Elmer proudly served our country in the United States Army.

Mr. Gedeon retired in 1981 after 30 years of employment as a fireman with the Warren City Fire Department.

Elmer was of Christian faith. While enjoying his retirement in Florida, Elmer worked as a local groundskeeper for a golf course, belonged to the Loyal Order of the Moose, and enjoyed hanging out with his friends at the local Ker’s Wing House.

He is survived by 2 sons, Brian (Dawn) Gedeon with whom he made his home; Christian (Beth Fuller) Gedeon of Logan, OH; 5 grandchildren, Xander and Addison Gedeon, Carson, Mia, and Jaxson Gedeon.

In addition to his parents, Elmer was preceded in death by 4 sisters, Helen Trick, Margie Gedeon, Irene Sisk, and Clara Gedeon; 2 brothers, Walter and Ernie Gedeon.

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At Elmer’s request there will be no calling hours and funeral service. Inurnment will take place in All Souls Cemetery.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Wm Nicholas Funeral Home & Cremation Services 614 Warren Ave. Niles, OH 44446.

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