American Veteran 01

Edward Gillium

April 19, 1938 ~ November 16, 2021 (age 83)

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Obituary

Edward Gillium was born on April 19, 1938 to Elizabeth Simon. Edward lived his life in Cincinnati, Ohio and attended DePorres School for boys.

Edward joined the Navy in 1955 where he served during the Vietnam War, until April 15, 1959.

After being discharged from the Navy, Edward worked as a chef for many years in various cities such as Boston, in Maryland, and the Playboy Club in Cincinnati, Ohio. Edward was a great cook!

Edward met his wife, Shirley in 1964 and have spent a lifetime in love, making a lifetime of loving memories filled with fun and laughter with their children, Christopher Gillium (Dorothy Gillium), Rhonda Patterson (Will Polk), Anthony Gillium and Kevin Gillium; and a host of grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends

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 Service Program


Services

Visitation (Face Masks and Social Distancing Are Requested)
Wednesday
November 24, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Preston Charles Funeral Home (Lockland)
400 N. Wayne Avenue
Lockland, OH 45215

Funeral Service (Face Masks and Social Distancing are Requested)
Wednesday
November 24, 2021

11:00 AM
Preston Charles Funeral Home (Lockland)
400 N. Wayne Avenue
Lockland, OH 45215

*Interment*
Wednesday
November 24, 2021

1:30 PM
Dayton National Cemetery
4400 W Third Street
Dayton, OH 45428

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