Paul R. Gingher

Inducted: 2000

Long career of public service, two-term Ohio senator, chairman, grand hospital board for 40 years and charter member Columbus Boys Club. Some of his honors include Governor's Award and Outstanding Citizen award. He was a man dedicated to helping others.

Born in Lancaster, Ohio, and resident of UA for 63 years, married to Elizabeth Hammond until her death in 1987. Survived by daughter, Mrs. Richard Hutchinson, A.U.A., resident and son, Rev. Richard Gingher of Toledo, two granddaughters and five great grandchildren.