Earl D. Rinard

November 24, 1937 ‒ October 16, 2020

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Earl D. Rinard, age 82, of Mount Vernon passed away on Friday, October 16, 2020 at the Country Club Nursing Home.

He was born on November 24, 1937 in Oil City, Pennsylvania to the late Lee and Francis (Flore) Rinard.  Earl was a Pressman at American National Can for over 43 years and retired in 1998.  He was a member of the American Legion Post #136 and the National Rifle Association.  Earl was a veteran serving in the United States Army from 1961-1963.

He is survived by his daughter Michele (Mike) Heimann; his son Richard Rinard; his sister Joyce (Jack) Green; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Earl was preceded in death by his wife Evelyn Rinard.

A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Cemetery beginning at 11AM with Pastor Marvin Haught officiating.  Military Honors will be provided by the Knox County Joint Veteran’s Council.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Capital City Hospice.

To send the family a condolence online visit: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Earl D. Rinard.


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  • Our thoughts and prayers are with all of the family during this difficult time. May Uncle Doug now Rest In Peace with his loved ones who have been waiting for him.

    Cathy and Jeff Green

  • We will miss him dearly. Doug and Evelyn were the best friends and neighbors..we had many happy fun times together over our daily coffee..
    Good COFFEE BUDDIES are a rare thing…RIP DOUG!