Raymond H. Weingart

SALEM — Raymond H. Weingart, 95, of Salem, died at 9:05 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 at the Cleveland Clinic.

He was born June 6, 1922 in Salem, a son of the late Edward H. and Iva Margaret (Riffle) Weingart.

Ray was a longtime member of Bunker Hill United Methodist Church, a graduate of Goshen High School and served in the U.S. Army during WW II.  He retired as a salesman at Ohio Pump and was also involved in many other businesses, Kroger, WD Colonial Villa Mobile Home Park, Salem Post Office and Damascus True Value Hardware.

Survivors include his wife, Kathleen Helen (Jackson) Weingart whom he married March 9, 1946; three sons, Timothy (Kathleen) Weingart of Salem, Craig Weingart of Salem and Lance Weingart of Salem; three sisters, Georgene Scott, Nancy (Jim) Kelly and Joan Mellinger; a brother, Kenneth (Dorothy) Weingart of Georgia; five grandchildren; and eight great grandchildren.

Preceding him in death was a sister, Barbara Wells, and a brother, Norman Weingart.

Services will be held at 11 a.m., on Monday, Aug. 21, 2017 at the Bunker Hill United Methodist Church with Pastor Carol McCartney officiating. Calling hours will be held one hour prior to the services at the church. Burial will be at the Bunker Hill Cemetery with military honors provided by the Salem Honor Guard.

Raymond’s obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at at www.starkmemorial.com.

Arrangements were handled by the Stark Memorial Funeral Home.


(Paid obituary)