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Ollie Riegel


Ollie M. Riegel, 91, of Amanda, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 31, 2018 to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  She was born on August 3, 1927 in Ross County and was the daughter of William and Golda (Martin) Wisehart.  Ollie was a 1945 graduate of Walnut Twp. High School and attended Grant Hospital School of Nursing for two years before meeting the love of her life, Paul Riegel. They were married 65 years, and she ran the business side of Pride-N-Joy Farms.  She was a member of Cedar Hill Calvary United Methodist Church, Amanda Lions Club and Farm Bureau Council #33.  She was a co-founder of the Montessori School in Lancaster and worked for the Amanda Twp. voting board for over 25 years.  She formerly worked at the Federal Land Bank and Elder Beerman.
She is survived by two sons, Dean (Debbie) Riegel of Summerville, South Carolina and Jeff Riegel of Amanda, Ohio; three daughters, Sandy (Jon) Hackworth of Oldsmar, Florida, Lisa Fisher of Lancaster, Ohio and Laurie Riegel of Hilliard, Ohio; grandchildren, Clay (Gail) Riegel, Sarah (Tony) Cruz, Jack Fisher, David and Patrick Hackworth, Christopher and Holly Riegel; great grandchildren, Joseph and Amanda Riegel, Cadence, Teagan and Jadelyn Cruz.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul F. Riegel; adopted parents, William and Pearl (Keller) Helvering and a half brother, Joe Payne.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Cedar Hill Calvary United Methodist Church, 10485 Westfall Rd., Amanda, Ohio 43102 with Rev. David Sayre officiating.  Burial will follow in Amanda Twp. Cemetery.  Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Friday at the Taylor Funeral Home, 111 W. Main St., Amanda, Ohio 43102
Kind notes of condolence may be made at www.mytaylorfuneralhome.com
 


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PDG Richard and I send our deepest sympathy to Jeff and the entire family. Our prayers are with you.

Sharon Sweeney Nov 12 2018 12:00 AM

A Bold Basket was sent on November 2, 2018

Our Deepest Condolences, Ruff's Seed Farms

Expression of Sympathy Nov 2 2018 12:00 AM

Sending condolences to the loving Family of Ollie Riegel. May the light from Gods Word be a guide and comfort through the darkness of your loss (2 Corinthians 1:3,4).

The Rich Family Nov 2 2018 12:00 AM

An Amazing Grace Stone was sent on November 1, 2018

Laurie, You and your family are in our hearts and prayers. ohiohealth failed claims- Cathy, Jamie and Darla

Expression of Sympathy Nov 1 2018 12:00 AM

I remember such great times as a child at the dairy farm- running all over, looking at cows, home made ice cream, a pony and fun and games!! So sorry about the passing of your mother.

Kathleen Borton Campbell Nov 1 2018 12:00 AM