John W. Pinyerd

June 22, 1937 ‒ November 27, 2009

Martel, Ohio

John Pinyerd, 72, of Galion, died unexpectedly, Friday, Nov. 27, 2009 at home.

Born June 22, 1937 in Martel, he was the son of the late Paul Pinyerd and Angeline Zagar Pinyerd. He married Tracy May DePriest Pinyerd on Jan. 6, 1992, and she survives.

John graduated from North Central State Technical College and retired from the former Perfection-Cobey Co. in Galion where he worked his entire working life. He was a member of VFW Post 4329, Army-Navy Garrison 987 and the Galion Owl’s Club.

Surviving are one son, Todd Pinyerd of Mansfield; three step-children and spouses, Leeona and Jim Harris of Ashland, Tuesday and Steve Howard of Galion and Brooks and Angie Johnson of Marion; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren and his dog, Corkey.

He was preceded in death by one step-grandson, Chance Harris and one sister, Mary Pinyerd.

At the request of John’s family no funeral services or calling hours will be held. Arrangements are in the care of Richardson-Davis Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family.