Vernon F. Saylor, 75, of Coshocton was surrounded by his family when he went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 18, 2021 at Select Specialty Hospital in Newark. He was born in Coshocton, Ohio on July 12, 1946 to the late Francis E. and L. Irene (Shroyer) Saylor.
Vernon was a graduate of Three Rivers High School and retired from AK Steel. He worked many different jobs in his life including Freight Liner in North Carolina, General Electric, driving truck, and selling insurance for several years. He was a member of the Burt Avenue Wesleyan Church, loved to sing, ride his Goldwing motorcycle, and go camping. He especially loved his wife, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Vernon is survived by his wife of 57 years, Carolyn (Phillips) Saylor; children Gail (Victor) Reidenbach, Rick (Beth Tackett) Saylor, and Teresa (Tim) Ott; grandchildren April (Travis) Goodwill, Raymond Reidenbach, Corey (Kelsee) Saylor, Erica (Stephen) Banks, and Garth (Katie) Ott; great grandchildren Reid, Tristan, Kaitlyn, Kayla, Leah, Joel, Rollen, Kammi, Malik, Lily, Saige, Addy, and Evander; siblings Karen (Danny) West, Steve (Darlene) Saylor, and Keith (Roberta) Saylor; and a close family friend, Pat Wilson.
Along with his parents he is preceded in death by his sister Vicky Saylor and close friend Dave Wilson
Friends may call at the Miller Funeral Home, 639 Main Street, Coshocton, Ohio 43812 on Wednesday December 22, 2021 from 11:00am – 1:00pm and one hour prior to the funeral service. Funeral services will be held one Thursday at 11:00am with Pastor Rod Uhlig and Pastor Denver Dodrill officiating. Burial will follow at Coshocton County Memory Gardens.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be directed towards the Burt Avenue Wesleyan Church, 230 Burt Ave, Coshocton, OH 43812; envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
To send flowers to Vernon's family, please visit our floral store.