Gary "Woot" A. Lorton
Age 69, of Tipp City, passed away Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at the Daniel Drake Center, Cincinnati. He was born October 21, 1948, in Celina, Ohio, to his parents Jake & June Lorton. Gary graduated from Milton-Union High School class of 1967 and retired as a truck driver for Budreck Trucking Co. He was a US Navy Veteran serving during the Vietnam War and was a member of the American Legion Post 487 West Milton. Gary was a loyal Ohio State fan who bled scarlet and grey, and loved his beloved Milton-Union Bulldogs. Gary will be missed and remembered by his loving wife of 31 years Antoniette “Toni” (Trump) Lorton; daughter Christa Jessee of Tipp City; grandchildren Todd & Amanda Schilling, Matthew Schilling, Garrett Jessee, Cale Stinson, Hunter Jessee, Billy Stinson; great granddaughter Edith, siblings Sandy & Hickory Oliver of Kent, Mike & Bonnie Lorton of Dayton. He was preceded in death by his daughter Dawn Hines and his parents. Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM Saturday, March 17, at Hale-Sarver Family Funeral Home, 284 N. Miami Street, West Milton, with interment following at Riverside Cemetery West Milton. The family will receive friends from 4-7 PM Friday at the funeral home.