Alvin Lloyd Rinehart
July 28, 1948 ‒ March 05, 2015
MANSFIELD: Alvin Lloyd Rinehart passed away Thursday morning, March 5, 2015 at Mifflin Care Center in Mansfield. He was 66.
He was born July 28, 1948 in Galion, Ohio to parents Calvin and Betty (Quinn) Rinehart. Following graduation from Lexington High School, he served his country in the US Army. After returning from the service he accepted a position with the US Postal Service and made a career of 40 years with the post office in both Galion and Mansfield.
Alvin was a member of AMVETS Post #87 in Galion and Scarbrough Post #243 American Legion in Galion.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law Jeremy & Kristine Rinehart of Mansfield; daughter Julie K. Welton; grandsons Trevor Rinehart, Gage Welton and Justice Welton; mother Betty Rinehart of Lexington; siblings Erleen & Harrell Gillis of Silverspring, Maryland, James & Stephanie Rinehart of Sycamore, Gene Rinehart of Lexington & Molly Rinehart of Bellville, Lowell & Becky Rinehart of Lee, Florida, and David & Carol Rinehart of Galion; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Alvin was preceded in death by his father Calvin Rinehart and brother Donald Lee Rinehart.
His family will receive friends 2-6 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, 2015 in Snyder Funeral Home, 2553 Lexington Avenue. A funeral service honoring Alvin’s life will follow the visitation at 6 p.m. Wednesday where Celebrant Jerry Wilson will officiate.
Contributions in his memory to American Diabetes Association may be made at the funeral home.
Snyder Funeral Homes is honored to serve Alvins’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at SnyderFuneralHomes.com