Beatrice J. Reinhart

Beatrice J. Reinhart, 90, of Tiffin, died at 10:17 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015, at St. Francis Home.

Beatrice was born April 12, 1925, in Tiffin, to Thomas S. and Alice L. (Eck) Frankhart. She married Richard N. Reinhart Nov. 29, 1947, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Tiffin, and he died May 20, 1991.

Survivors include two sons, Richard N. (Kathleen) Reinhart Jr. of Cincinnati and Alfred T. (Gwynn) Reinhart of Tiffin; two grandchildren, Adam W. Reinhart and Andrew J. Reinhart; two sisters, Mary Jo Brickner of Tiffin and Norma Jean Frankhart of Akron; and three stepsisters, Irene Bellex of Warren, Ann Hartenstein of New Riegel and Darlene Whyte of Columbus.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a grandson, Nicholas E. Reinhart; stepmother, Arlene Frankhart; 6-month-old twin sisters, Marjorie and Mildred; and five sisters, Madelyn Schwanberger, Evelyn Taylor, Matilda O’Connor, Patricia Walliser and Alice Ward.

Beatrice was a 1944 graduate of Calvert High School, and co-owned and operated the Reinhart Upholstery and Design Shop for more than 30 years. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, a life member of St. Francis Auxiliary and a member of Seneca Genealogy Society. She was a member of the Friends of the Library, Allen Eiry Senior Center, various travel clubs and Women of the Arts of Washington, D.C.

Visitation will be 9:30-10:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 26, 2015, at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, 214 S. Monroe St., Tiffin, OH 44883, (419) 447-3113. Prayers will be said at 10:30 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 26, 2015, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, with the Rev. Joseph Szybka officiating. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, St. Francis Senior Ministries, Stein Hospice or Seneca County Habitat for Humanity in care of the funeral home.

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