He was born in South Bend, Ind., on Nov. 18, 1914, to Cornelius Henry and Laura Mac (Bolenbaugh) Nash. On Jan. 10, 1959, in Warsaw, he married Lydia Yoder. She preceded him in death.
He was employed at St. Mary’s College as a farm hand in the dairy operation. He was also a self-employed farmer, and truck driver for Lewis Oil Company, and owner of Nash Saw and Tool. Gail graduated from Madison Township High School in 1932 and has been a resident of Kosciusko County since 1955. He attended Calvary Tabernacle in Warsaw.
He is survived by a son: Gordon ‘Gordy’ Michael (Lela) Nash, Warsaw; a brother: Neal Nash, South Bend, Ind.; grandchildren: Lacey Skipper, Fort Wayne, Ind.; Lucas Skipper, Indianapolis, Ind.; and two great-grandchildren: Bentley Skipper and Kennedy Thompson, both of Fort Wayne.
He was preceded in death by his sisters: Suzie and Lucy; and brothers: Dwight, Keith, Robert and Max.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.Thursday, Oct. 31, at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at the funeral home with internment at Harrison Center Cemetery (Wooden Cemetery) in Etna Green, Ind. Pastor Rich Maron will officiate.
Memorial contributions may be made to Kosciusko County 4-H Club, 202 W. Main St., Warsaw, IN 46580.