Vernon F. Saylor

| December 20, 2021

Vernon F. Saylor, 75, of Coshocton  was surrounded by his family when he went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Dec. 18, 2021, at Select Specialty Hospital in Newark. He was born in Coshocton, on July 12, 1946, to the late Francis E. and L. Irene (Shroyer) Saylor.

Vernon was a graduate of Three Rivers High School and retired from AK Steel. He worked many different jobs in his life including Freight Liner in North Carolina, General Electric, driving truck, and selling insurance for several years. He was a member of the Burt Avenue Wesleyan Church, loved to sing, ride his Goldwing motorcycle, and go camping. He especially loved his wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Vernon is survived by his wife of 57 years, Carolyn (Phillips) Saylor; children, Gail (Victor) Reidenbach, Rick (Beth Tackett) Saylor, and Teresa (Tim) Ott; grandchildren, April (Travis) Goodwill, Raymond Reidenbach, Corey (Kelsee) Saylor, Erica (Stephen) Banks, and Garth (Katie) Ott; great-grandchildren, Reid, Tristan, Kaitlyn, Kayla, Leah, Joel, Rollen, Kammi, Malik, Lily, Saige, Addy, and Evander; siblings, Karen (Danny) West, Steve (Darlene) Saylor, and Keith (Roberta) Saylor; and a close family friend, Pat Wilson.

Along with his parents he is preceded in death by his sister, Vicky Saylor and close friend, Dave Wilson

Friends may call at the Miller Funeral Home, 639 Main St. in Coshocton, on Wednesday Dec. 22, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and one hour prior to the funeral service.  Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Rod Uhlig and Pastor Denver Dodrill officiating. Burial will follow at Coshocton County Memory Gardens.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be directed toward the Burt Avenue Wesleyan Church, 230 Burt Ave, Coshocton, OH 43812; envelopes will be available at the funeral home. An online memorial is located at

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