Friday, June 9, 2017

Raymond Edward “Lefty” Westfall (May 26, 2017)

Raymond Edward “Lefty” Westfall, 91 of Greenville, Ohio passed away on Friday May 26, 2017 at 9:41 PM at Rest Haven Nursing Home, Greenville, Ohio. He was born December 13, 1925 in Greenville, Ohio the son of the late Edward & Tillie (Mucie) Westfall.

He worked at Hobart for 43 years as a Cost Accountant. He served in the United States Army during World War II and fought in the Battle of the Bulge. He was a 57 year member of the Greenville Masonic Lodge #143 and was master of the lodge in 1968; he had also been a member of the Scottish Rite Valley of Dayton.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife: Barbara Westfall whom he married June 19, 1948; brothers: William Westfall & twin brothers Charles Richard, & Robert Francis Westfall; sisters: Ann Rehmert, Elizabeth Studebaker, Thelma Oler, & Margaret Viola Westfall.

He is survived by his daughter & son in law: Janet & David Wenning of Greenville; son & daughter in law: David & Angela Westfall of Greenville; grandchildren: Amanda Flory, Rochelle Wright, Matthew Wenning, Brian Westfall, Elizabeth Wenning, Justin Westfall; numerous great grandchildren; brother in law: Robert Oler.

Services will be held on Thursday June 1, 2017 at 10:30 AM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Don Myers, Pastor Joe Soley & Pastor Japeth Bear officiating. Burial will follow in Greenville Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Wednesday May 31, 2017 at the funeral home. A Masonic Memorial Service will be conducted by the Greenville Masonic Lodge at 7:45 PM on Wednesday at the funeral home. Veteran’s graveside services will be conducted by the Greenville Veterans Honor Guard. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to State of the Heart Care or the First Congregational Christian Church.

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