William Gann


William Susano Gann Sr. ,63 Sunrise September 4, 1957 and Sunset March 5, 2021. Born and raised in Columbus Ohio. Billy AKA Junior graduated from East High School. He was formerly employed as a certified mechanic at Wilh’s and retired from Ohio Steel.

Billy was a loving and caring husband and father. He was father figure and uncle to more than just family. He was a good provider who touched many lives with his generosity. His favorite pastimes were listening to music and weightlifting. Junior was a good boxer but a better fighter. He was a great protector to his loved ones. His passion for life and sense of humor lit up a room.

Junior was the best driver. He could have raced in NASCAR. He was the original “I want to go faster”. He was a wiz with his hands. He had the ability to fix any type of car, which made him one of the best mechanics in town. He was a genius and could figure out almost anything. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and all who knew him.

Billy was proceeded in death by his father William R Gann, Mother Marie Gann, brother Ray Broadus, sisters Eileen Broadus and Brenda Gann. Left to cherish in memory, wife Gloria Gann, son Billy Gann Jr., sister Darlene Russell (Tom), sister-n-law Norma Broadus, nieces Serena Gann, Lisa Moore, Belinda Broadus, nephews Raymond Broadus (Lila), Kevin Broadus, Thomas Russell (Shalonda), Cecil Craig Jackson (Sandra), Charles Russell, Brent Jackson, and a host of relatives and friends.
Visitation 10:00am and Funeral 11:00am March 19, 2021 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE NORTH, 2500 Cleveland Ave.

Interment at Evergreen Burial Park.


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  1. Missing you so much I thought Superman was forever but I guess he gets tired too , May you rest Peacefully now Uncle Jr. Love you always you will forever be in my heart and never forgotten …

  2. Belinda Broadus

    It is still unreal that you are gone. Missing you very much!! Rest in Paradise Uncle Junior! Give my mom, grandma, aunt and uncle big hugs and kisses for me! Until we meet again! Love you always.. Smooches

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