Neil Gleim, 73
Neil Leland Gleim, age 73, of Marengo, Ohio, walked out of time on Earth into eternity in heaven on March 11, 2018. Neil was born on December 18, 1944 in Portsmouth, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his father, Forrest Paul Gleim, his mother, Mary Kathryn Gleim Davis, his wife, Phyliss Sweeney Gleim, sister, Arbana Mae Gleim of Cambridge, Ohio, and companion, Edwina Clay. He is survived by his sons, Aaron Neil Gleim of Friendship, Andrew Gleim of Portsmouth, Neil Leland Gleim Junior of Toledo, and his daughters, Jamie Gilliland of Portsmouth, and Candel Gleim of Westerville; six grandchildren, Halee, Brea, Anthony Jr., Nicholas Gilliland, Heather Queen, and Hannah Gleim. Neil is also survived by two brothers, Glenn Gleim of Huber Heights, Bruce Gleim of LaVergne, TN, and two sisters, Eva Gleim of Arlingotn, TN, and Gayle Veach of Minford. Neil is a member of the Church of Christ. Neil graduated from Minford High School, attended Morehead State University in KY, worked at Detroit Steel Company in New Boston, Ohio. He served in the US Army from 1966-1968 in Vietnam. Neil will be missed by his family and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted at 12:00 p.m., Thursday, March 15, 2018 at the Sunshine Church of Christ with his brothers, Glenn and Bruce Gleim officiating. Burial will be at Memorial Burial Park in Wheelersburg. Friends may call at the Sunshine Church of Christ from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. prior to the service. Military graveside rites will be conducted by James Irwin Post No. 622 American Legion and William A. Baker Post No. 363. Arrangements are under the direction of Erwin-Dodson-Allen Funeral Home in Minford. Online condolences may be sent to www.edafh.com