Donald Reichman

July 8, 1928 - November 22, 2018
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Donald L. Reichman, age 90, of New Philadelphia, passed away in Community Hospice’s Truman House at New Philadelphia on November 22nd, 2018.

Born July 8,1928, in the family home at Uhrichsville, he was the son of the late Maxwell and Bertha E. Milburn Reichman.

Donald, a life resident of Tuscarawas County, re…

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Donald L. Reichman, age 90, of New Philadelphia, passed away in Community Hospice’s Truman House at New Philadelphia on November 22nd, 2018.

Born July 8,1928, in the family home at Uhrichsville, he was the son of the late Maxwell and Bertha E. Milburn Reichman.

Donald, a life resident of Tuscarawas County, retired in 1991 from UPS. He was a member of Broadway United Methodist Church, American Legion Post 139, Mystic Tie Lodge 194, and 32nd Degree Mason in the Valley of Canton. He served on the board of Twin City Hospital and held office for 20 years as fiscal officer for Union Township. He proudly served his country in the Korean War. He enjoyed traveling, golf, working in the yard and dearly loved his cat, Tweedy.

He was married on June 20, 1954 to Anna Louise Reed Reichman, who went home to be with the Lord on June 14, 1978. Together they raised two children, Thomas L. (Teresa) Reichman, and Barbara L. (Bob) Fouts, both of Dennison, Ohio. He is survived by six granddaughters, Britney Fouts, Courtney (Mike) Gribble, Anna Reichman, Leah Reichman, Dr. Jenna (Justin) Pulling, Sarah Reichman, and three great-grandchildren.

March 2, 1979, Donald married the former Maxine Thomas, who survives. In addition, three step-daughters, Cheryl (John) Hicks, Karen (Bear) Schwartz, and Amy (Rob) Upton along with step-grandchildren, Kristen (Darby) Boltz, Ashley (Scott) Beach, Lauren (Jason) Blackburn, and R.J. Upton, and three step-great-grandchildren survive.

He had a special place in his heart for three nieces, Shirley Anderson, Mary Lou (Larry) Bente, and Jane Brown, and one nephew, Charles Reichman.

In addition to his parents and first wife, he was preceded in death by his two brothers, Earl and Frank Reichman, and sisters, Thelma Anderson and Millie Vernon Wolf.

The family will receive guests on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 in the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia from 10-11 AM. Mr. Dale Fincher will lead a service celebrating Donald’s life in the funeral home’s chapel at 11 AM. Burial will follow in Pleasant Valley Cemetery at Dennison.

The family requests memorial contributions in Donald’s name be directed Community Hospice, 716 Commercial Avenue SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

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Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 11:00 am

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Service Information

Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

Address:

116 Second Street NE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Pleasant Valley Cemetery

Address:

CR 37
Dennison, OH 44621

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Reception Information

Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Broadway United Methodist Church

Address:

120 Church Ave. SE, NEW PHILADELPHIA, OH, 44663

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Community Hospice

716 Commercial Ave. SW
New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663
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Born: July 8, 1928
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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Dorothy Conkle posted on 11/25/18

Thinking of you and your loss of Don. Sending loving thoughts and prayers of comfort to all of you. Love and hugs to all the family Dorothy Conkle Bob & Terri Dance

 

Vic and Judy Stull posted on 11/24/18

Our deepest sympathy to Barbie, Tommy and Maxine and the famlies. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We knew Don along time and have some good memories. Rest in peace Don.

 

Cheyrl Donaldson Mathews posted on 11/24/18

Deepest Sympathy to Tom and Barb along with families. Remember him taking us to band practice joking around. Loved our visit few years ago when home. Rest In Peace Don.

 

Cheryl J Skinner, Military Veterans Museum posted on 11/24/18

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time, May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Donald L. Reichman, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete. I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten. My thoughts and prayers to the family of …. US Korean War Veteran, Donald L. Reichman, is “A True American Hero” God Bless† † Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

 

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