Marvin Reichelderfer, 80


Marvin Reichelderfer, 80, of Circleville, passed away Jan. 27, 2019. He was born in Pickaway County to Arnold and Elizabeth (Leist) Reichelderfer, a U.S. Army Veteran, and a 1956 Saltcreek High School graduate.


Marvin was a long time American Saddlebred horse owner and had his horses with the late, Charles Arthur Black in Washington Court Hosue, Ohio, Susan LeVally and most recently with John Nelson. He was a fixture at many shows and was a joy to be with. He was a member of various equine association including the Tri-State Horse Shows Association.


In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brothers Ned and Carl Reichelderfer and a sister, Carolyn O’Ryan.


Marvin is survived by his nieces and nephews Susan Shea, Jeff Reichelderfer, Judy Shearer, Kathy Dye, Beth Cline, Carla Price, Julie Barker and Johnie Reichelderfer; special companion Annie; and sister-in-law Jean Reichelderfer.


Funeral services were Friday, Feb. 1, 2019 at the Wellman Funeral Home, Circleville, with Chaplain Jim Ferrell officiating. Burial was in Tarlton Cemetery.


Memorial contributions are suggested to Circle Area Humane Society, 185 Island Road, Circleville, Ohio 43113. Online condolences can be made