Wayne E. Greathouse, Sr., age 56 of Palmyra Township, passed away Saturday, January 19, 2013, with his family by his side.
He was born September 16, 1956, in Ravenna, Ohio, a son of Stanley L. and Emma B. (Antoniotti) Greathouse, Sr. Wayne was a lifelong resident of Palmyra and worked as an independent construction contractor. He loved being outside and taking care of his many pets. Wayne was a proud grandfather who was devoted to his family.
He is survived by his wife Fay Greathouse; children: Cattina Greathouse, Stacey Greathouse, Wayne (Becky) Greathouse Jr., Amber (Robert) Bittner; step-children: Alicia Crew, Cortney Crew, Carl R. Crew II "Ricky"; mother: Emma B. Greathouse; sisters: Sharon L. Ulrich and Terri D. Greathouse; and brother Stanley Greathouse Jr. Wayne also leaves behind his loving grandchildren: Austin, Madison, Gavin, Cameron, Tokken, Mary, Sophia, and Liam, as well as his nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews. He was preceded in death by his father Stanley L. Greathouse, Sr.
Friends will be received Wednesday, January 23, 2013, from 11:00 AM until the 12:00 PM funeral service officiated by Matt Phillips at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna. Interment will follow at West Cemetery in Palmyra Township.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com.
(Wood-Kortright-Borkoski 330-296-6436, RC 1-21-13)