Roger A. Rinehart

Born: 01/11/1942 Passed:

Roger A. Rinehart

Roger A. Rinehart of Rootstown, Ohio passed away December 8, 2016 at the age of 74.  He was born January 11, 1942 in Akron to the late Carl and Ruth Rinehart.  Roger grew up in Rootstown and graduated from Rootstown High School. He served in the Army, and following his discharge from the service he worked for Goodyear for several years.  He later moved on to become a machinist by trade. Roger was involved in the Randolph Lions Club and Portage County Society of the Blind.

He is survived by his wife Norene Rinehart, son Rodney Rinehart, daughters Shannon (John) Baldwin of Rootstown and Misty Rinehart of Rootstown, grandsons Dylan and Brandon Baldwin, brothers Ron (Carol) Rinehart of Akron and Jon (Beth) Rinehart of Mississippi.

Cremation has taken place and a private service for immediate family will be held at the cemetery.  Condolences and special memories can be shared with the family at

Heritage Cremation Society




6 Tributes to Roger A. Rinehart

  1. Connie kelley says:

    Please send this to Noreen Rinehart. Noreen, so sorry to hear of Roger’s passing. I just learned this today December 23rd. We were classmates and friends at the time. I will be keeping you in my prayers

  2. Kim and Hal Lehman says:

    Norene and family:
    We are so sorry for the loss of Roger as I did not know he was ill and so this comes as a shock for sure. I know he did his best as a husband and father and was a great man to know from the church. I just wanted to say how sorry we are for your loss and hope you know that your friends of long ago are still here for you. Love, Kim and Hal Lehman

  3. Samantha Sole says:

    Norene and Rodney,

    So sorry to hear about your loss. I am thinking of your family!

    Sam Sole (former front desk at CADS)

  4. Melissa Strong says:

    So sorry to hear of Roger’s passing. We have many wonderful memories from the days of Dillon and Derrick’s (Simon) days of baseball and football…. Always looked forward to see him at the games.
    You all are in my thoughts and prayers.
    Melissa Strong
    (Derrick Simon’s mom)

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