Ralph J. Reeb
Ralph J. Reeb, age 51, of Baltimore, passed away August 29, 2013 at his residence. He was a 1981 St. Francis De Sales graduate and a 1985 Capital University Graduate. He was a State of Ohio Plumbing Chief, head of the Ohio’s Backflow Program and an instructor for plumbing apprentices, the Walnut Township Zoning Administrator, a member of the O.A.P.I., the P.H.C.C. and the A.P.H.C. He was a an avid outdoorsman who loved being with his friends and family who will be greatly missed.
He is survived by his loving wife, Trudy M. Reeb of Baltimore; children, Sarah and Ryan Reeb of Baltimore; mother, Norma (Bill) Rose of Westerville; father, Ronald H. (Jan) Reeb of FL; sisters, Karen (Mark) Hedstrom of FL and Kathy (Rick) Payne of CA; brother, Ronnie “RC” Reeb of Westerville; mother and fatherin law, Roger (Eileen) Miller, of Butler; sisters-in-law, Reva (Gary) Lewis of Westerville and Holly (Lance) Tate of Powell; best friend, Merico Merendo; several loving nieces and nephews; and all his second sons.
He was preceded in death by his good friend, Father Rod DiPietro.
A Funeral Mass was held September 3, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, Pickerington, with Father James A. Klima, celebrant. A committal service followed the Mass of Christian Burial at Union Evangelical Cemetery on Snyder Church Road. Memorials can be made in Ralph’s name to the Baltimore Food Pantry, 1760 West Market Street, Baltimore, OH 43105. Online condolences can be made at www.funeralhome.com