Dennis Devon Gearhart, 67, Akron, passed away at 09:22 a.m., Tuesday, March 5, 2019, at Lutheran Hospital of Fort Wayne.
On Jan. 11, 1952, he was born in Rochester to Gerald and Arlene Holloway Gearhart. Dennis Gearhart and Trillia Kae Azbell were married on March 8, 1980 at Grace United Methodist Church of Rochester.
Left to cherish the memories of Mr. Gearhart with his wife, Trillia are two daughters: Ashley Craft and husband Chris, Akron; and Emily Gearhart, Leiters Ford; a son, Cory Gearhart and companion Ashley Moore, Burket; four grandchildren: Alex Craft, Hunter Craft, Derek Craft, Hailey Craft; a sister, Sandra Gearhart of Akron; a brother, Tim Gearhart and wife Diane of Macy; mother-in-law, Berdene R. Azbell; sister-in-law, Mila Barts of Rochester; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding him in death are his parents, and father-in -law, Maurice Azbell on March 14, 2011.
A celebration of the life of Dennis Gearhart will be at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 10, in the Good Family Funeral Home, 1200 West 18thSt., Rochester. Pastor Butch Troke will officiate. Friends may visit with the family from 3-7 p.m. Saturday and one hour prior to the service in the funeral home.
Interment will be in the Rochester IOOF Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Henry Township Fire Department, 206 West Rochester St., Akron, IN 46910 or Cancer Crusaders “Wheels on Fire” 9798 W. 1000 S. Akron, IN 46910.