Ralph Piar

December 09, 1932 ‒ July 27, 2008

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Ralph E. Piar, age 75, of Weaver Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio passed away on Sunday July 27, 2008 at the Summerville at HillenVale in Mount Vernon. He was born on December 9, 1932 in Knox County to the late Oscar Albert and Mary Alta (Frazee) Piar. Ralph worked eighteen years for Cooper Energy Services and retired from Kaiser Aluminum. He served in the United States Air Force and was a graduate of Franklin University in Columbus. Ralph was a member of Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.

He is survived by three sons, Barry (Christine) Piar of Lewis Center, Ohio, Roger (Debi) Piar of Pickerington, Ohio, Neil Piar of Upper Arlington, Ohio, a granddaughter, Caley Piar, six brothers, Ronald (Jean) Piar, Donald (Carrie) Piar, John (Phyllis) Piar all of Mount Vernon, Charles Piar of Glenn Heights, Texas, Glenn (Maude) Piar of Medina, James (Nancy Raines) Piar of Tucson, Arizona and a sister, Helen (John) Phillips of Mount Vernon.

Besides his parents Ralph was preceded in death by two sons Thomas Piar, Rodney Piar and an infant sister.

The family will observe a private memorial service at a later date. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Ralph Piar.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer Association Northwest Ohio Chapter, 780 Park Ave. West, Mansfield, Ohio 44906.

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