MINERAL RIDGE, Ohio – Patricia A. Reihard, 82, passed away at home on Wednesday, December 14.
She was born on July 28, 1934 in Warren, Ohio, daughter to the late John Russell and Sarah Ethlyn (Arnold) McDonald.
Patricia was a Bazetta High School graduate and went on to work for Northside Hospital in the admitting office. She retired in 1989 after 20 years.
Patricia married the love of her life, Emmitt E. Reihard, on June 27, 1952 and they spent the next 54 years together until Emmitt passed away on April 5, 2007.
Patricia enjoyed reading, antiquing and collecting things of all sorts. She took pride in tending to her gardens and then canning the harvest. Patricia also liked to follow the NBA and cheer for the Bulls.
Left to carry on Patricia’s memory are her grandchildren, Emmitt “Rick” (Michelle) Davis, Heather L. (Steve) McCosh and Aaron R. (Jasmine) Reihard; her great-grandchildren, McKenna Davis and Hunter McCosh; her sister, Harriett (Don) Dickerson and her nephew, David Dickerson.
In addition to her parents and husband, Patricia is preceded in death by her son, Terry A. Reihard and her daughter, Cathy A. Tenney.
Friends and family will be received on Monday, December 19 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Mineral Ridge Chapel, 1350 N. Canfield-Niles Rd., where services will be held on Tuesday, December 20 at 10:00 a.m.
Interment will follow at Kerr Cemetery.
Family and friends may send condolences to www.lanefuneralhomes.com.