September 09, 1937 ‒ October 29, 2015
MANSFIELD: Terry Eighinger, 78, of Mansfield passed away Thursday, October 29, 2015 in Hospice of North Central Ohio’s Hospice House.
The son of Henry and Eva (Rodgers) Eighinger, Terry was born September 9, 1937 in Ashland and was graduated from Ashland High School.
A racing enthusiast, as a young man, Terry built a stock car and raced in the local circuit. He enjoyed watching racing and attending the dog races in Wheeling, West Virginia. His favorite sports team was the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Started in 1988, along with his son Dave, Terry owned and operated Lennox Machine.
He is survived by four children Mike (Kris) Eighinger of Ashland, Tim Eighinger of Mansfield, Dave (Carla) Eighinger of Mansfield and Tracie Eighinger (Ryan Cline) of Mansfield; grandchildren Niki, Carly, Travis, Jennifer, Bennett, Hayden, Marrin, and Zackery; 11 great grandchildren; brother Steve (Kathy) Eighinger of Illinois; niece Kaysi and nephew Geoff; as well as special friend Betty Warner.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service celebrating Terry’s life will be held Friday, November 6, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. in the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where his family will receive friends from 5 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Father Jeremy Miller will officiate.
Memorial contributions in Terry’s memory to the Special Olympics Ohio or Hospice of North Central Ohio may be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences to his family are welcomed by visiting:www.snyderfuneralhomes.com