Harry "Eddie" Widener

GREENVILLE - Harry "Eddie" Widener, 71, of Greenville and formerly of Rossburg, passed away the morning of Dec. 4, 2012, at Village Green Healthcare Center in Greenville.

He was born Dec. 27, 1940, in Dayton, Ohio, son of the late John William and Evelyn (Mitchel) Widener. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Sue A. Frye.

Eddie was a car reconditioner having worked for several years at Smith Chevrolet in Rossburg. He was a veteran of the US Army.

Harry is survived by his brothers, Albert Widener (Grace), Raymond "Butch" Widener, Ron Widener (Kathy), John Widener (Julie), Dann "Slug" Widener (Pam); sisters, Sharon Bowman and Roselynne Widener; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Oliver- Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville with Ms. Debra Frye officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenville Township Memorial Gardens.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers memorial contributions be given to Rossburg Fire Department or State of the Heart Hospice.Condolences may be left for the family at www.oliverfloyd.com

Published in The Daily Advocate on Dec. 5, 2012