RAINERI, Richard K. "Rich," 77, of New Alexandria, Ohio, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2012, at home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born Oct. 31, 1934, in Follansbee, WV, a son of the late Milo and Mary (Gemo) Raineri.
Rich served his country in the U.S. Naval Reserves. He is retired from the Bearing Gang at Weirton National Steel and was a member of the 25-Year Club at Weirton Steel. Rich enjoyed camping, going to the beach, dancing and working in his garden.
Surviving are his wife, Mary Jane (Magnone) Raineri, whom he married on April 10, 1981; a son, Rick (Becky) Raineri of Follansbee, WV; a daughter, Janna Brentin of Uniontown, Ohio; two stepsons, Jeff (Vicki) Malesky of Reynoldsburg, Ohio, and Greg (Missy) Malesky of New Alexandria; nine grandchildren, Ryan and Brittany Raineri, Jake, Dana, Josh and Zach Malesky, Adrienne Rine and Hillary and Hayley Brentin; and a sister, Jean (Huey) Link of Follansbee, WV.
Friends will be received on Sunday from 3-7 p.m. at the Wheeler Funeral Home, 712 Third St., Brilliant, where his funeral services will be held on Monday at 10 a.m. with the Rev. George Romage officiating. Interment will follow at New Alexandria Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to Valley Hospice Inc., 10686 State Route 150, Rayland, Ohio 43943.
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