Susan E. Gullette-Triplett

12/07/1945 - 12/16/2023


Obituary For Susan E. Gullette-Triplett

Susan "Sue" Gullette-Triplett, age 78, was called to her Heavenly Home at 11:15 p.m. on Saturday, December 16, 2023, at her home with the love of her family by her side.

Sue was born December 7, 1945, in Lima, OH, to the late Herbert E. and H. Margery (Tolford) Laing. On October 19, 1968, she married Greg L. Gullette who preceded her in death on March 10, 2002, and on April 19, 2003, she married Hollie Triplett Jr., who preceded her in death on January 16, 2020.

Sue was a 1964 graduate of Shawnee High School. She had worked at Lazarus for many years and retired from AutoZone Auto Parts. Sue enjoyed going to the casino and spending time in Pigeon Forge. Most of all, Sue was a proud wife, mom and grandma who loved spending time with her family, boating and camping at Indian Lake.

She is survived by three children, Lisa Gullette, Mark Gullette, and Brett (Kristen Windau) Gullette, all of Lima; four grandchildren, Michelle Duncan of Lima, Randy (Samantha Jo) Smith of NC, Zach (Tessa) Gullette of Cridersville, and Gregory Martin of Lima; five great grandchildren and her beloved cat, Georgie and beloved dog, Bella, and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents and husbands, she is preceded in death by a brother, Edward Spencer Laing.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, December 22, 2023, prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.

Services celebrating Sue's life will begin at 6:00 p.m. on Friday, December 22, 2023, at CHILES - LAMAN FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES, SHAWNEE CHAPEL. Pastor Andrew Shields will officiate the service. Burial of cremated remains will be at a later date in Huntsville Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Legacy Hospice or Deb's Dogs.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at


22 Dec


02:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Road Lima, Ohio 45805 Get Directions »
22 Dec

Funeral Service

06:00 PM

Chiles-Laman Funeral Home - Shawnee Chapel 1170 Shawnee Rd. Lima, Ohio 45805 Get Directions »
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  • 12/23/2023

    Dear Mark, Please accept My Sincere Condolences to you and your family 🙏🏻❤️

  • 12/21/2023

    Sending my deepest apologies for the loss of your loved one. Many hugs sent to you all.

  • 12/18/2023

    There are never any right words to say at these times, but I'm praying for your families healing. You are at peace now. 🙏

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