Guy von Harringa
Guy von Harringa, 26, of Delaware, rejoined his Lord and Savior Monday (May 14, 2012).
He was born on Oct. 20, 1985, in Texas to Ernst “Gunther” and Lindy Lu (Gunther) von Harringa of Delaware. Brilliantly minded, he was schooled at home and after several quarters at The Ohio State University, he then studied neural science at the University of California at San Diego. While a student he also served as Internet technician and master for Family Stations Inc. and Bible Ministries International. A Christian, he loved and studied the Bible. He was led to serve the Lord and propagate the gospel. Kind and never judgmental he treasured his siblings. A gifted writer and speaker, he was good with children and his knowledge of the Bible. He was at his best speaking with others about the scriptures. Tech savvy, he provided numerous interviews and editorials regarding his knowledge of the Bible. He was a talented cook and prepared each meal whether big or small with extreme care. He will be remembered for singing hymns as well as his love for the Lord and his family.
Those left to cherish his memory include his parents and treasured 14 siblings, Alene Deborah (Mark) Hewitt of Delaware, Gunther Jr. of N. J., Charissa of Columbus, Ernst R. of Haywood, Calif., Heidi of Columbus, Hannah of Columbus, Naomi C. of Oakland, Calif., Baron, Tabitha “Lizzy,” Karl J. of Delaware, Wolfgang, Maria Luisa, Jacob T. and Sarah Abigail von Harringa all of Delaware; nieces and nephews, Nehemiah, Esther, Jonah, Naomi Ruth, Lydia and the Rev. John Wesley Gunther, and Rubena Ewell; a host of friends including Gary and Violet Burgett, Chris (Maria) McCann, Thomas Holt, Harold and Shirley Camping, Guy Berry, Robert Fitzpatrick, Sophia Golden, Tom and Christina Evans, Dan Downey, Bill Thornton, Sue Espinoza, George Finn, Bob James and Mike Cook.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Rodman-Neeper Funeral Home, 1510 W. William St. at Valleyside Dr., Delaware, where services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday with Chris McCann officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Bible Ministries International, 2241 Klondike Road, Delaware, OH 43015.
Condolences may be expressed at rodmanneeper.com.