Wayne Albert Neal, age 81 of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 7:10 PM Monday October 5, 2020 at the Village Green of Greenville. Wayne was born February 23, 1939 in Darke County Ohio and the son of the late Muriel Neal.
He had been employed for 27 years at Sheller-Globe of Union City, Indiana and later retired from Crane Pumps of Piqua, Ohio. In his younger years, he helped his neighbor with farming.
Wayne was a veteran serving in the US Army. A member of the EUM Church of Greenville, he enjoyed fishing, horseracing and working crossword puzzles and playing bingo.
In addition to his mother, he is preceded in death by his wife Martha D. (Stump) Neal January 23, 2018. Also his brother Ivan Neal.
Wayne is survived by his children & spouses: Randy & Karen Neal of New Zealand, Becky Snyder of Greenville, Terry Neal of Greenville, Cheryl & Jason Ruble of Huber Heights, & Amber and Matthew Murray of Greenville; 13 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; brother Jerry Neal of Ansonia as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:30 AM Saturday October 10, 2020 in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio with Pastor Jeff Harper officiating. Burial with Full Military Honors by the Greenville Veterans Honor Guard will follow in the Snell Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM in the funeral home.
It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to the State of the Heart Hospice of Darke County.
Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com.