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Reese Wineman

August 11, 2021

Reese Wineman

Reese Wineman, age 73, of Norwalk, passed away Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at his residence.

He was born February 28, 1948 in Toledo, Ohio to Reese Mac Wineman and Mary (McLaughlin) Wineman. Reese graduated from St. Francis High School and John Carroll University where he was a standout Rugby player. He received his law degree from the University of Toledo. Reese joined the Huron County Bar Association in 1976. He served as an Assistant County Prosecutor, City Law Director, served on the Board of Elections and was an active member of the Huron County Democratic Party. He was a devote Catholic and was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church.

He is survived by his children, Matt (Shelly) Wineman, Adam (Becca) Wineman, Emily (Todd) Hildum and Keaton (Andrea) Wineman; he also leaves behind six beloved grandchildren, Mac, Henry, Sawyer, Harper, Harrison and Wren. Reese also had a special place in his heart for Soozi (David) Riedy, Tricia Selka, Barb Whitehead and Jane Ott.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Eleanor Urbanski; and his wife, Lisa M. Wineman in 2018.

A funeral Mass will be held 10:30 A.M. Thursday, August 19, 2021 at St. Paul Catholic Church, 91 E. Main Street, Norwalk. A luncheon will follow in the gathering space at St. Paul.

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Reese Wineman, age 73, of Norwalk, passed away Wednesday, August 11, 2021 at his residence.

He was born February 28, 1948 in Toledo, Ohio to Reese Mac Wineman and Mary (McLaughlin) Wineman. Reese graduated from St. Francis High School and John Carroll University where he was a standout Rugby player. He received his law degree from the University of Toledo. Reese joined the Huron County Bar Association in 1976. He served as an Assistant County Prosecutor, City Law Director, served on the Board of Elections and was an active member of the Huron County Democratic Party. He was a devote Catholic and was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church.

He is survived by his children, Matt (Shelly) Wineman, Adam (Becca) Wineman, Emily (Todd) Hildum and Keaton (Andrea) Wineman; he also leaves behind six beloved grandchildren, Mac, Henry, Sawyer, Harper, Harrison and Wren. Reese also had a special place in his heart for Soozi (David) Riedy, Tricia Selka, Barb Whitehead and Jane Ott.

He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Eleanor Urbanski; and his wife, Lisa M. Wineman in 2018.

A funeral Mass will be held 10:30 A.M. Thursday, August 19, 2021 at St. Paul Catholic Church, 91 E. Main Street, Norwalk. A luncheon will follow in the gathering space at St. Paul.

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Marilyn Kamm

New London, OH, USA
August 19, 2021

Please accept my sincere condolences. I have known Reese for many, many years. He was always a great fellow. He helped so many through his years in service as a lawyer. He will be missed.

Ron Smith

REPUBLIC, OH, United States
August 16, 2021

I met Reese while I was APA in Erie County in 1976. We attended many Prosecutor meetings together. He was also a worthy adversary as we faced each other in court several times. Very nice considerate guy. Our deepest condolences to his family. Attorney Ron Smith

Richard J Alge

Norwalk, OH, United States
August 15, 2021

i have known Reese since 1976 and always enjoyed his company and friendship. May he rest in peace and prayers and condolences to his family members

Charlotte Fink

Newark, OH, US
August 14, 2021

Mr. Wineman very nice, intelligent man. My son also knew Reece talked with him many times . He will missed by all his friends. So very sorry to all the Families for your loss.

Tina Ashakih

Norwalk, OH, USA
August 13, 2021

Our sincere condolences as Reese was a kind, intelligent, funny & empathetic man. I knew him though working as a Vitoms' Advocate in court. He also knew my father-in-law Abubaker Ashakih of The Village Rendezvous years ago. He was a sweetheart

Gary DeWalt

Venice, FL, USA
August 12, 2021

Our condolences to Reese’s family. He was a good friend and will be missed

Jim, Sandy, Luke and Ben Blum

August 12, 2021

Sorry for your loss. Prayers. I always enjoyed talking to Mr. Wineman.

John E. Schumm

Norwalk, OH, United States
August 12, 2021

Dear family: Please accept my deepest sympathy on the loss of Reese. I have known him for many years and would often talk to him after 6:15 Mass at St. Paul's. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

John Schumm