Gary Winn Safreed1,2

#18519, (29 June 1964 - 27 August 2006)
Mother*Dorothy Ione Thomas3 (1930 - 2002)


Michelle Brown b. 1962, d. 2016
Birth*29 June 1964He was born on 29 June 1964 at Alliance, Ohio.1 
Marriage*circa 1988He married Michelle Brown circa 1988.2,4 
16 September 1996He and Michelle Brown were divorced on 16 September 1996 at Columbus, Franklin Co., OhioG.4 
Death*27 August 2006He died on 27 August 2006 at Franklin Co., OhioG, at age 42.1 


  1. [S2156] Dwayne R. Spence Funeral Home, online, "Gary W. Safreed, age 42, of Columbus died Sunday August 27, 2006 at his residence. Born June 29, 1964 in Alliance, Ohio to Dorrence and Dorothy (Thomas) Pounds. Gary was a 27 year employee and the current manager of Little Italy Restaurant, Groveport. He is survived by son Michael Safreed and daughter Sara Safreed, Columbus; father Dorrence Pounds, Groveport; brothers Harold (Marlene) Morris, Alliance, OH. and Jerry (Valerie) Safreed, Seabring, OH; many nieces and nephews; father and mother-in-law Glenn and Patricia Adkins, Columbus; brothers-in-law Scott Brown, Carroll and Victor Brown, Groveport, Tom (Tina) Adkins, Delaware and Tim (Marcia) Adkins, Myrtle Beach, SC; nephews Zachary and Nathan; his Little Italy family Nick Ward, Janet Ward and the entire staff. Friends may visit Thursday 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the Dwayne R. Spence Funeral Home, 650 W. Waterloo St., Canal Winchester where funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday. Pastor Dave Sells officiating. Interment Arlington Field of Honor, Canal Winchester. The family requests donations on behalf of the children: The Michael and Sara Safreed Memorial Fund at any Huntington Bank location, in Gary’s memory."
  2. [S1683] Newcomer Funeral Home & Crematory, online,
    Michelle "Shelly" Safreed, 53, of Columbus,Ohio passed away suddenly on Thursday, June 16, 2016. She was born in Columbus on November 26, 1962 to Patrick and Patricia Brown. Michelle is preceded in death by her parents and brother, Victor Brown.
    Michelle is survived by her children, Michael Safreed and Sara Safreed; brother, Scott Brown; three grandchildren; stepfather, Glenn Adkins; Godmother, Nancy Hall and nephews, Zachary and Nathan Brown.
    Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 22 from 4 PM until 7 PM at Newcomer Funeral Home, SW chapel, 3393 Broadway, Grove City, OH. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 23 beginning at 10 AM at the funeral home with interment to follow at Betzer Cemetery 4024 Pickerington Road, Carroll, OH

    Also in The Columbus Dispatch.
  3. [S2156] Dwayne R. Spence Funeral Home, online, Obituary for Gary W. Safreed, 2006,q.v.
  4. [S2158] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Divorce Abstracts, 1962-1963, 1967-1971, 1973-2007, online, Gary W Safreed and Michell M Safreed, marr. 8 yrs., one child, divorce decree 16 Sep 1996, Columbus, Franklin Co. OH.