Gay Hart Sanders, 70, Norwalk, passed away Saturday, Sept. 14, 2013, at Stein Hospice Care Center in Sandusky.
She was born April 17, 1943, in Norwalk, to William T. Hart II and Gloria Faith (Morgan) Hart. She attended Ohio University and was a lifelong resident. She was former owner of Piccolo’s Wine Shop for 13 years, and worked along with her father and brother at Hart Advertising for over 30 years.
She is survived by her brother, W. Taylor Hart III; an aunt and uncle, Beryl Ann Hunter Smith, and David B. (Linda) Hunter; nieces, Amy M. (Thomas) Price Whitted, Melissa M. (Steven) Avallone Zyskowski; and a nephew, Cesare W. (Andrea) Avallone; seven great nieces and nephews; and two great-great nieces and nephews; and numerous cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Karen Sue (Avallone) Hart.
A reception for family and friends will be 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main St., Norwalk. Private interment will be held at a later date in Riverside Cemetery, Monroeville.
Condolences may be sent to norwalkfuneral.com.