Ralph J. Reeb, age 51, of Baltimore, passed away Thursday, August 29th, 2013 at his residence. He was a 1981 St. Francis De Sales graduate and a 1985 Capital University Graduate. He was a State of Ohio Plumbing Chief, head of the Ohio's Backflow Program and an instructor for plumbing apprentices, a Walnut Township Zoning Administrator, a member of the O.A.P.I., the P.H.C.C. and the A.P.H.C. He was a an avid outdoorsman who loved being with his friends and family who will be greatly missed.
He is survived by his loving wife Trudy M. Reeb of Baltimore; children, Sarah and Ryan Reeb of Baltimore; mother, Norma (Bill) Rose of Westerville; father, Ronald H. (Jan) Reeb of FL; sisters, Karen (Mark) Hedstrom of FL and Kathy (Rick) Payne of CA; brother, Ronnie "RC" Reeb of Westerville; mother and father-in-law, Roger (Eileen) Miller, of Butler; sisters-in-law, Reva (Gary) Lewis of Westerville; Holly (Lance) Tate of Powell; best friend, Merico Merendo; several loving nieces and nephews; and all his second sons.
He was preceded in death by his good friend, Father Rod DiPietro.
A Funeral Mass will take place on Tuesday at 10:30AM at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parish, 600 Hill Rd. North, Pickerington, Father James A. Klima, celebrant. A committal service will follow the Mass of Christian Burial at Union Evangelical Cemetery on Snyder Church Rd. Family and friends may call on Monday from 2PM until 4PM and 6PM until 8PM at the JOHNSON-SMITH FUNERAL HOME 207 S Main. St., Baltimore, OH. Memorials can be made in Ralph's name to the Baltimore Food Pantry, 1760 West Market Street, Baltimore, OH 43105. Online condolences can be made at www.funeralhome.com. See more HERE.