Tim A. Piar

July 07, 1958 ‒ October 16, 2010

Creston, Ohio

Tim A. Piar, age 52, of Creston, OH passed away Saturday evening, October 16, 2010 surrounded by his family at the Holy Family Hospice Home in Parma, after a courageous battle with cancer. Tim was born on July 7, 1958 in Sandusky, son of Glenn A. and Maud M. (Mansen) Piar of Medina.

Tim was baptized and received his first Holy Communion at Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Mount Vernon. Before Tim’s illness, he was a Chemist for Sun-Chemical in Cleveland.

In addition to his parents, Tim is survived by his son, Stephen and wife, Heather Piar of Creston, OH; adopted children, Shawna A. Piar and Chris Piar; grandchildren, Kathryn, Glenn, Kirk, and Samantha; sister, Tammy Piar of Medina; brother, Terry and wife, Linda Piar of Hinckley, OH; and uncles, aunts, and cousins.

The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon. The Rosary will be prayed following the calling hours.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 20, 2010 at Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church with Rev. Father Mark J. Hammond as the Celebrant. Burial will follow in the Mound View Cemetery in Mount Vernon.

Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Family Hospice, 6707 State Rd., Parma, OH 44134.

Private condolences may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to have been chosen to serve the family of Tim A. Piar.