MANSFIELD – Duane G. Saylor, 87, of Mansfield, Ohio, passed away Aug. 29, 2020 at his residence, Mansfield, Ohio.

Duane was born Nov. 14, 1932 in Vinton County, Ohio to Norman B. Saylor and Rose E. Saylor. He graduated from Waterloo High School and from Eastern Pilgrim College. He attended the Ohio Corrections/Ashland Seminary Chaplaincy in Ashland Ohio. He served in the US Army and also served as a minister in the Wesleyan Church. He was a member of the American Association of Christian Counselors, director of Resage Out-Reach Counseling Ministry and a member of the American Legion.

Surviving are daughters, Marsha Rose (John) Hill of Mansfield, Darla Ruth (Mike) Donnenwirth of Bucyrus; son, Timothy Duane Saylor of Mansfield; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Duane was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Emma J. Saylor who passed away in 2007; brothers, Norman, Dent, Dale; and sisters, Clarys Hunter, Virgene Thomas, Helen Swaim, Betty Enlow.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home, Logan, Ohio with Mark Barth officiating. Burial will be in New Marshfield Cemetery, New Marshfield. Military graveside service will be conducted by the combined color guard.

Calling hours will be observed 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.

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