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Danny Mullins

November 10, 1957 ~ December 3, 2021 (age 64)


Danny Mullins, 64, of Van Wert, was called home on Friday, December 3, 2021 with his family by his side.

He was born on November 10, 1957, in Defiance, Ohio, the son of the late Ray Junior Mullins and Cloie Helen (Kirk) Gustwiler, who survives. He married the former Paula Thomas, who survives.

Danny enjoyed fishing, hunting, fast cars, campfires, and playing cornhole with his family.

Surviving are his wife of 43 years, Paula Mullins of Van Wert; a daughter, Amber (Jayson) Subler of Van Wert; a son, Jason Mullins of Strawberry Plains, TN; his mother, Cloie Helen Gustwiler of Defiance; grandchildren, Victoria Etzler, Gaberiel Etzler, Trista Mullins, Damyan Mullins, Alex Subler and Austin Subler; great grandchild, Creedance Subler; a brother, Dennis Ray Mullins (Barbara Arvoy) of Beaverton, MI; a sister, Theresa (Enoch) Shelton of Van Wert; and his mother in law, Beverly Thomas of Van Wert.

In addition to his father, Danny was preceded in death by a sister in law, Patricia Mullins; and his father in law, David Thomas.

Services will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, December 11, 2021, at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory with Pastor Isaac Shelton, officiating.

Visitation is from 2:00-8:00 PM on Friday, December10, 2021 at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Danny`s memory may be directed to a college fund for his grandchildren or to Haven of Hope.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, 722 S Washington Street, Van Wert, OH 45891.

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December 10, 2021

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home
722 S. Washington St.
Van Wert, OH 45891

December 11, 2021

2:00 PM
Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home
722 S. Washington St.
Van Wert, OH 45891

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