OBITUARY

Wilson Dwain Heldreth

August 27, 1936June 4, 2018
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Wilson Dwain Heldreth, age 81 of Ravenna, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018, at his home.

He was born August 27, 1936, in Freeport, Ohio, to parents Harry and Beatrice (Hamilton) Heldreth. He was affectionately known as Dwain to his family and friends.

Dwain was a devoted husband, loving father, proud grandfather, and a hard worker. He was a truck driver and mechanic for Hillandale Egg Company and Hilgert’s Farm. He could often be found working on something in the garage or farm. He enjoyed hot rods, especially his 1948 Mercury. Dwain was an avid Cleveland Indians and Cavs fan.

Dwain is survived by his beloved wife Dolores, whom he married September 10, 1966. Also surviving are their children: Joan (Robert) Crookston, Julie Heldreth, and Daniel (Julie) Heldreth; grandchildren: Andrew, Adam, and Rachel Crookston, Alexander and Clare Heldreth; as well as his brothers Dale (Donna) Heldreth and Jim (Suzie) Heldreth.

Dwain was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Violet Heldreth.

His wishes for cremation are being honored. Friends and family will be received Friday, June 8, 2018, from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Reverend William Kraynak on Saturday at 10:00 AM at Immaculate Conception Church, 409 W. Main St., Ravenna (Please meet at the church). Final resting place will be St. Mary Cemetery in Ravenna.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com. Memorial contributions may be sent to Immaculate Conception Church.

  • FAMILY

  • Dwain is survived by his beloved wife Dolores, whom he married September 10, 1966. Also surviving are their children: Joan (Robert) Crookston, Julie Heldreth, and Daniel (Julie) Heldreth; grandchildren: Andrew, Adam, and Rachel Crookston, Alexander and Clare Heldreth; as well as his brothers Dale (Donna) Heldreth and Jim (Suzie) Heldreth.

    Dwain was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Violet Heldreth.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, June 8, 2018
  • Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, June 9, 2018
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Barb Marras

June 8, 2018

Dear Tootie & Family,
Just wanted to send a hug from an old friend. Will be thinking of you and your family at this sad time. Will pray for you in the days ahead.
Barb Breiding Marras

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Biography

Wilson Dwain Heldreth, age 81 of Ravenna, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018, at his home.

He was born August 27, 1936, in Freeport, Ohio, to parents Harry and Beatrice (Hamilton) Heldreth. He was affectionately known as Dwain to his family and friends.

Dwain was a devoted husband, loving father, proud grandfather, and a hard worker. He was a truck driver and mechanic for Hillandale Egg Company and Hilgert’s Farm. He could often be found working on something in the garage or farm. He enjoyed hot rods, especially his 1948 Mercury. Dwain was an avid Cleveland Indians and Cavs fan.

Dwain is survived by his beloved wife Dolores, whom he married September 10, 1966. Also surviving are their children: Joan (Robert) Crookston, Julie Heldreth, and Daniel (Julie) Heldreth; grandchildren: Andrew, Adam, and Rachel Crookston, Alexander and Clare Heldreth; as well as his brothers Dale (Donna) Heldreth and Jim (Suzie) Heldreth.

Dwain was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Violet Heldreth.

His wishes for cremation are being honored. Friends and family will be received Friday, June 8, 2018, from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Reverend William Kraynak on Saturday at 10:00 AM at Immaculate Conception Church, 409 W. Main St., Ravenna (Please meet at the church). Final resting place will be St. Mary Cemetery in Ravenna.

Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com. Memorial contributions may be sent to Immaculate Conception Church.