Altha D. Reighter
Altha D. Reighter

PAULDING, Ohio — Altha D. Reighter, 99, died Monday, June 2, 2014, at the Country Inn Enhanced Living Center, Paulding.

She was born July 29, 1914, in Paulding, the daughter of the late Grover and Lovina (Long) Pollard. On June 12, 1937, she married Wm. Earl Reighter, who preceded her in death on Nov. 18, 2004.

She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Paulding.


Altha is survived by two children: Rex (Barb) Reighter, Paulding, and Sarah Ann (Winn) Rood, Ft. Wayne, seven grandchildren, and 16 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Alice Phlipot and Kathryn Shrider, and brothers, Ronald, Dean and Wayne Pollard.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 5 at First Presbyterian Church of Paulding. Burial will follow in St. Paul Cemetery, Paulding.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday, June 4 at Den Herder Funeral Home, Paulding, and one hour prior to services on Thursday at the church.

Donations may be made to St. Paul Country Church Fund.

Online condolences may be sent to www.denherderfh.com.