Eugene Allen Salway
Eugene Allen Salway

DAYTON, Ohio — Eugene Allen Salway, 54, of Dayton, died at 1:47 a.m. Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, at the Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Avenue, Dayton, OH 45420.

He was born April 28, 1960, in Van Wert, Ohio, to Emma Marcile (Allmandinger) of Ohio City, and Harold Floyd Salway who died Dec. 8, 1996.

Survivors include a brother: Dewayne N. (Kami) Salway of Willshire; sister: Ellen M. (Jerry) Reigle of Ohio City; nieces: Andrea Benson of Cleveland and Cassandra Young of Fort Wayne, Indiana; nephews: Ross Salway of Charleston, West Virginia, Jay Salway of Charles, West Virginia, Prabhu Salway of Willshire, Ben Reigle of Ohio City, and Nick Reigle of Van Wert.


He was a computer aided draftsman, 1978 graduate of Parkway High School and ITT of Dayton in 1980.

Memorial services are planned for Sunday at 3 p.m. Aug. 31, 2014, at Zion Lutheran Church, Schumm, Ohio. The Rev. Jeffery L. Patterson of Zion Lutheran Church will officiate. Burial will be in Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Schumm.

Visitation is one hour ahead of service time from 2-3 p.m. at the church.

Preferred memorial is Zion Lutheran Church of Schumm.

Arrangements were handled by Cowan & Son Funeral Home, 616 S. Washington Street, Van Wert.

Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded at: cowanfuneralhome.com.