Elmer Garvin (September 6, 1917 – March 14, 2010)


Elmer Garvin , 92 of Zanesville , OH died 3:05 PM Sunday, March 14, 2010 at the Muskingum County Home in Zanesville OH.

He was born Thursday, September 06, 1917 in Reinersville OH the son of Columbus and Mary (Goodin) Garvin. He was married on Saturday, February 1, 1941 to Evelyn “Dottie” L. ( Johnson ) Garvin.

Mr. Garvin retired in 1977 from Ohio Power after 35 years of service.

He is survived by a son Larry (Nada) Garvin of South Zanesville and a daughter Amy Margaret Hawkins of Zanesville; Seven grandchildren, Gary Hawkins, Mark Hawkins, Roger Hawkins, Randall Hawkins, Jeff (Shelly) Garvin, Christina Willey and special grandson Chance Alan Garvin; five great grandchildren; Keitha Garvin, Shyla Garvin, Caeden Willey, Caleb Willey and Caylor Willey.

He was preceded in death in addition to his parents and wife by a son Neil Garvin; three sisters: Lois Masters, Emma June Mazair, Rachael Garvin and three brothers: Raymond, Albert, and Clifford Garvin.

No calling hours or service will be observed and a caring cremation has taken place. Arrangements are being handled by the Hillis & Hardwick Funeral Home, 935 Forest Ave. Zanesville Ohio. To sign the online register book or to send a personal condolence note please visit www.HillisHardwickFH.com