Eric Piatt

August 18, 1970 ‒ August 28, 2006

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Eric Lynn Piatt, age 36, of Mount Vernon died Monday August 28, 2006 at the Cleveland Clinic after a 20-year battle with diabetes. Eric was born August 18, 1970 in Mount Vernon and graduated in 1988 from Mount Vernon High School and the Knox County Career Center. Eric had been employed for 11 years at Lucent Technologies in Columbus. He loved working with computers, building and repairing various hardware components.

Surviving are his parents Terry and Barbara Jean (Foreman) Piatt of Mount Vernon; his daughter Jessica Piatt of Mount Vernon; his maternal grandfather Emerson Foreman Sr. of Mount Vernon; his fiancée Molly Armstrong of Mount Vernon; several aunts, uncles and cousins and his special canine companion “Bear”.

Friends may call Friday from 6 to 8 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Funeral services will be Saturday at 10 AM at the Gay Street United Methodist Church in Mount Vernon with Rev. Dr. David Baker and Pastor Roger Doty officiating. Burial will follow at Green Hill Cemetery in Johnstown.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Ohio Diabetes Association, 1100 Dennison Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43201.

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