Hargus Dials Jr., age 62, of Willard, Ohio passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at the Firelands Regional Medical Center in Sandusky, Ohio following a battle with cancer.
He was born October 27, 1951 in Wayland, KY to the late Hargus Sr. and Ruby (Triplett) Dials. He graduated from Willard High School in 1971.
Hargus retired from Mayflower Vehicle Systems and was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Willard. He enjoyed restoring his Mustang, working out at the farm, spending time at the Outer Banks, an avid Cleveland fan, loved his Buckeyes, but most of all, he enjoyed spending time with his loving wife of 42 years and his family. He lived his life to the fullest the last 4 years.
He is survived by his wife, Gracie (Molina) Dials, whom he married in 1971; 4 sons Jason Dials of Columbus, OH, Justin (Julie) Dials of Columbus, Jamie (Lesley) Dials of Madison, OH and Jeremy (Sara) Dials of Willard; 11 grandchildren Abbey, Kennedy, Isabelle, Layla, Chloe, Madelyn, Austin, Eliana, Lexi, Graham and Andrew; 2 brothers, Olen (Tangi) Dials of New Haven and Jimmy Triplett of Tiro and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Hargus Sr. and Ruby Dials; brother, Ewell Dials and a daughter-in-law Katie Dials.
Visitation will be Friday, November 1, 2013 from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, Ohio.
The funeral mass will be Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11:00 A.M. at the St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Willard, Ohio, with Fr. Eric Culler officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis Xavier Catholic School. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com.