Vernon E Greenlee, age 82, of Pickerington, OH passed away surrounded by his loving family Saturday, April 30, 2022. Born May 15, 1939 in Columbus, OH to the late Vernon and Lucille (Puchta) Greenlee. Vernon proudly served in the United State Army. Vernon attended college receiving his bachelor’s degree in business administration leading to buying his own Insurance Agency, Greenlee Insurance, in 1989 in Pickerington, OH. Vernon was a faithful man and attended Pickerington Baptist Temple. He loved his family and cherished the moments spent with them. Vernon enjoyed fishing anywhere he could and traveling with his wife, Barb, visiting 15 different countries.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brothers, Danny Greenlee and Ray Jackson Greenlee and sister, Joann.
He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Barbara Greenlee; children, Vernon (Kristen) Greenlee, Melissa (Brian) Compton and Amanda (Steven) Pearson; grandchildren, Danielle Reed, Alissa Deskins, Allison Smith, Zachary Greenlee, Katherine Hilton, Connor Hilton, Christian Hilton, Jackson Petrie, and Carter Pearson; 10 great-grandchildren; siblings, Barbara (William) Archer and Jerry (Judy) Greenlee; and numerous other loved ones and friends.
A visitation will be held Monday, May 9, from 11-1PM at Pickerington Baptist Temple, 521 N Center St, Pickerington, OH 43147 with a service to follow at 1PM with Pastor B.J. VanAman officiating. ARRANGMENTS BY DWAYNE R SPENCE FUNERAL HOME, PICKERINGTON.