Posted By:Charlene Reinhart
Subject:Harry E. Reinhart (1926-2011) PA and Ithaca, NY
Post Date:June 17, 2011 at 16:55:13
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Harry E. Reinhart

Reinhart, Harry E.

Lansing: Harry E. Reinhart, 85, of Lansing, passed away June 16, 2011 at Hospicare of Ithaca. Born in Johnsonburg, PA on March 11, 1926, he was the son of the late Frank and Ada (Wachob) Reinhart. He graduated from Albion, PA High School in 1944 and served in the US Army in Korea. Following his service, Harry graduated from Slippery Rock State Teachers College and earned his Master's Degree at The University of Pittsburgh. In 1952 he married Constance Neale in Beaver Falls, PA. Harry taught in several Pennsylvania school districts and was principal of the Conneaut Valley School District. He moved to New York upon being appointed principal of Lansing High School and served in that role from 1966 - 1971. Harry then became the Director of Education at George Junior Republic. After retiring from education, he worked at Therm, Inc., Ithaca, NY. Harry enjoyed golfing, hunting and spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Constance (Neale) Reinhart; daughter, Debra (Terry) Bowen; son, James (Jill) Reinhart; grandchildren, Geoffrey (Jill) Bowen, Joshua (Jessica) Reinhart, Laura (Justin) Perkins, Megan (Cory) VanNederynen, and great-grandson, Jonathan David. He is also survived by many cousins, nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Harry was preceded in death by his brothers, Charles and James Reinhart and his grandson, Christopher James Bowen. Harry's family wish to express their gratitude and thanks to the entire staff of Hospicare of Tompkins County for their excellent care and support, Claussen Home Health Association and Dr. Ann Costello. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to First Presbyterian Church of Ithaca, 315 N. Cayuga St., Ithaca, NY 14850 or Hospicare, 172 E. King Rd., Ithaca, NY 14850. Family will be present to receive friends at Lansing Funeral Home, 32 Auburn Rd., Lansing, NY, on Monday, June 20th, from 12-2pm. A funeral service, officiated by Dr. James Henery, will begin at 2pm, followed by burial at North Lansing Cemetery. Harry's family will be receiving friends at their home at 615 Ridge Rd., Lansing, from 5-7pm on Monday.

Published in Ithaca Journal from June 17 to June 18, 2011

Descendant chart

1 Frank Reinhart
Ada Wachob

2 Charles Reinhart

2 James Reinhart

2 Harry E. Reinhart b. March 11, 1926, Johnsonburg, PA, d. June 16, 2011, Ithaca, NY
Constance Neale
m. 1952, Beaver Falls, PA

3 Debra (Terry) Bowen

3 James (Jill) Reinhart

1930 United States Federal Census

Name Parent or spouse names Home in 1930
(City,County,State) Estimated Birth Year Birthplace Relation

Frank Reinhart Ada Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio abt 1901 Pennsylvania Head
Ada Reinhart Frank Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio abt 1899 Wife
Charles Reinhart Frank, Ada Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio abt 1920 Son
James Reinhart Frank, Ada Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio abt 1923 Son
Harry Reinhart Frank, Ada Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio abt 1926 Son
Irwin Reinhart Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio abt 1908 Brother

Household Members: Name Age
Frank Reinhart 29
Ada Reinhart 31
Charles Reinhart 10
James Reinhart 7
Harry Reinhart 4
Irwin Reinhart 22