Virgil W. "Virg" Gierhart

Location - Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, Geneva, Indiana | Posted - Tuesday 31 October 2017 - 15:13:57

Virg Gierhart, 74, of Bryant, IN, passed away at 11:47 AM on Tuesday, October 31, 2017 at his residence in Bryant, IN.  He was born on Monday, April 19, 1943, in Jay County, IN.  He married Suzanne (Amstutz)  Gierhart on Saturday, October 16, 1976 in Jay County, IN. She preceded him death on December 31, 1998. Virg was a 1961 graduate of Bryant High school. He was a Jay & Adams County Grain and Dairy farmer. He was very community oriented. Virg was an avid I.U. basketball fan, enjoyed Nascar racing and his John Deere farm equipment.


Loving Survivors Include:Niece - Jennifer Amstutz, Geneva, IN, Nephew - Ryan Amstutz, Geneva, IN,

Cousin - David (JoAnn) Gierhart, Bryant, IN, and Brother & Sister in law - Butch & Arlene Amstutz, Geneva, IN


He was preceded in death by his Father - Paul L. Gierhart, Mother - Martha G. (Weaver) Gierhart,

Wife - Suzanne (Amstutz) Gierhart, and Nephew - Craig Amstutz.


Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home 100 N Washington Street Geneva on Thursday, November 2, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.


A private graveside service to celebrate his life will be at Riverside Cemetery  on Friday, November 3, 2017.  Interment will follow in the Riverside Cemetery in Geneva.


Preferred memorials:  Bryant Fire Dept.                                     


Arrangements are being handled by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva.