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Sandusky, OH 44870
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George H. Reiter

George H. Reiter, 63, Sandusky, died Thursday, May 19, 2011, in the Stein Hospice Care Center.


He was born on January 19, 1948 in Sandusky.


George was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving on the U.S.S. Cunningham.


He worked as a skilled machine repairman, and his pride was working with his son, Dustin, at Father & Son Do-it-All Service.


He loved the water, boating and fishing, restoring cars, and car racing.  George loved to fiddle at the shop and spend time with his family.


He is survived by his children, Jennifer (Kris) Ruble, Dustin Reiter, and Emily (Mark) Swain, all of Sandusky, OH; grandchildren, Corrinne, Kirstyn, Hunter, Parker, Kayelyn Ruble, and Ava Swain; sisters, Barbara Gerald, Huron, OH, and Susan Peterson, Virginia; brother, Neil Reiter, Monroeville, OH; former wife and friend, Susan Baker; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.


He was preceded in death by his parents, George C. and Ruth R. (Roberts) Reiter.


Friends may call on Monday, May 23, 2011, from 7-9 P.M. in the Milan Baptist Church, 5199 Old State Rd., Milan.  Friends may also call on Tuesday from 11 A.M. until time of funeral services at 12 P.M. (Noon) in the church with the Rev. Rodney Hollen, officiating.  Burial will be in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron, with the American Legion Post 83 Honor Guard providing military services.  Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.  Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be shared at