Darel L. Hathaway

August 06, 1940 ‒ February 16, 2010

Fredericktown, Ohio

Darel L. Hathaway, 69, of Fredericktown died on Tuesday, February 16, 2010 at the Grant Medical Center.

Darel was born on August 6, 1940 in Mount Vernon, a son of Leland M. Hathaway and the late Lorilla Z. (Shinaberry) Hathaway.

He was a graduate of Fredericktown High School in 1958. He received his American Farmer Degree. Darel was in the agricultural business for 50 years. Darel found great enjoyment in attending his grand kids’ sporting events and activities.

Darel was a loving husband, father, and grandfather to his surviving wife of 49 years Lela (Oswalt) Hathaway; two sons, Dan (Debra) Hathaway and Kim (Melissa) Hathaway; five grandchildren, Ryan, Tyler, Sydney, Dustin, and Austin all of Fredericktown. Two sisters, Ronda Hathaway of Fredericktown, Connie (Al) Arens of Brecksville. Mother-in-law, Virginia (Burl) Woods. Many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Darel was preceded in death by his mother.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Make a Wish Foundation, 2545 Farmers Drive, Suite 300, Columbus, OH 43235.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

The Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of Darel L. Hathaway.