Howard J. Gysan, 79, of Castalia, died Monday afternoon, Dec. 10, 2007, in Stein Hospice Care Center, Sandusky.
He was born April 1, 1928, in Sandusky, and was a 1947 graduate of Margaretta High School. He was employed by Castalia Farms for many years; was a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Sandusky and was a member of the American Kennel Club.
Howard is survived by one sister, Dorothy (Curtis) Miller of Sandusky; one brother, Carl Gysan of Sandusky; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, August and Anna (Bruckner) Gysan; one sister, Ruth Weisz; and four brothers, August, Walter, Robert and Richard Gysan.
Friends may call from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in Ransom Funeral Home, 610 S. Washington St., Castalia, and from 10 a.m. Thursday until services at 11 a.m. in Zion Lutheran Church, 503 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. The Rev. John Mawhirter will officiate. Burial will be in Castalia Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Zion Lutheran Church, 503 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870, or to Stein Hospice Services, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be sent to ransomfuneralhome.com.