Rene Mondron

August 03, 1926 ‒ May 22, 2009

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Rene M. Mondron, age 82, of Crestview Drive, Mount Vernon, Ohio passed away unexpectedly at his home on Friday, May 22, 2009. He was born on August 3, 1926 in Big Prairie, Ohio to the late Leon and Zella (Hunter) Mondron. Rene retired in 1977 from Pittsburgh Plate Glass Company in Mount Vernon. He enjoyed playing the saxophone and created his own band that played dance music for various establishments in Knox County.

He is survived by three sons, Jeff (Paula Fry) Mondron of Mount Vernon, Kevin Mondron of Marietta, Georgia, Richard Mondron of Sarasota, Florida, long time companion of 29 years, Toni Shannon and brother-in-law, Charles Spielberger.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Joyce Spielberger and Judith Ellis.

Friends may call on Thursday from 5 to 7 PM at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619, East High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where a funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 AM. Entombment will follow in Mound View Cemetery in Mount Vernon.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Rene M. Mondron.