Marr P. Reinaker,
95, of 107 Kaseville Road Danville PA where he had resided since 1955 died
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at Bloomsburg Health Care Center Bloomsburg PA.
He was born January 9, 1914 in Riverside PA the son of the late Harry E. and
Elizabeth M. Patton Reinaker.
He served as a
Corporal in the United States Army during World War II and was in the Battle
of the Bulge. He was employed at Danville State Hospital as a Farm Foreman
for 33 years where he retired. Mr. Reinaker was a member of Shiloh United
Church of Christ Danville PA for 50 years. He was a member of East End Fire
Company and a life member of Danville American Legion Post 40. Mr. Reinaker
enjoyed gardening and growing fruit trees.
He was married 51
years to the late Elizabeth C. “Betty” Leighow Reinaker who died June 12,
1993. He is survived by one son Robert M. Reinaker. He is survived by two
brothers; Harry E. “Elmer” Reinaker, Jr. and Earl F. Reinaker, both of
Danville PA. He was preceded in death by four brothers; Harold, Bruce,
William and C. Donald Reinaker and two sisters; Margaret Holdren and Vera
Morgan. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews. He is also survived
by his good friend, Lucille Fasold.
will be held Friday, October 23, 2009 at 11:00 AM at Shiloh United Church of
Christ 500 Bloom Street Danville PA with the Reverend David R. Schnaars
officiating. Burial will follow in Straub’s Lutheran Cemetery Danville PA.
Friends will be received from 9:30 AM until the time of service at the
church. Military rites will be accorded by the Montour County Veteran’s
Association. Memorial contributions may be made to either Columbia-Montour
Home Hospice 410 Glenn Avenue Suite 200 Bloomsburg PA 17814 or Shiloh
United Church of Christ Building Fund. Arrangements are under the direction
of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA.