Jack E. Piatt
April 09, 1929 ‒ March 08, 2016
Jackie “Jack” E. Piatt, 86, of Delaware passed away early Tuesday morning, March 8, 2016 at his home surrounded by those whom he loved.
He was born on April 9, 1929 near Hyatts to the late Harry C. and Louella (Martin) Piatt. A proud veteran, Jack served during the Korean War in the US Army. Jack worked as a mechanic, a job he thoroughly enjoyed. He worked for Keefers’s Chevrolet and the Ohio Department of Transportation.
Jack married the love of his life Leotus E (Stoner) on October 3, 1951. Together they raised their family, made a home and enjoyed the fruits of lives labor. After 61 wonderful years, sadly she passed away in 2013.
Left behind to cherish his memory include his; son, Reggie (Charlotte) Piatt of Delaware; daughter, Yvonna D. (John) Ott of Delaware; 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family.
He was also preceded in death by brothers Charles, W. Floyd, George Piatt, sisters Irene Fraker, Sylvia Sealey, Jessie Morris, and Albeata Andrews.
The family will receive friends on Friday March 11, 2016 from 6 – 8 pm at the Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center, 1510 W. William Street at Valleyside Drive, Delaware and where funeral services will follow at 8:00 p.m. his brother-in-law Celebrant Don Lockwood officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions in his memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Central Ohio Chapter, 1379 Dublin Road, Columbus, Ohio 43215, Ohio Health Hospice 800 McConnell Dr, Columbus, OH 43214, or a charity of the donor’s choice.
The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center is honored to the serve the Piatt family and condolences may be expressed and memories may be shared by visiting www.snyderfuneralhomes.com