Reuben W. Mullet 76 of Dundee went home to be with his Lord on Monday, June 4, 2018, at the Community Hospice House in New Philadelphia following a long battle with COPD.
He was surrounded by his family as he passed into the Arms of his Lord. He was born February 17, 1942, in Sugarcreek to the late Joas J. and Lydia (Pfister) Mullet. He was retired from Reynolds Machine Shop and enjoyed golfing and fishing. He was a member of Barrs Mills Church of God and was known as “the Candy Man” by the children in the church. He served as an airplane mechanic for eight years with the Air Force during Viet Nam.
He is survived by his wife, the former Marcelline “Marcy” Delbert whom he married on August 22, 1963; his children Steve (Joy) Mullet of Alabama and Valerie Mullet of New Philadelphia, his former son-in-law Roudy West of New Philadelphia; 4 grandsons Thomas Lacreta, Dakota West, Justin West and Joe Mullet; great grandchild Kayden Lacreta and his siblings; Vernon (Priscilla) Mullet of Beloit, OH, Robert (Brenda) Mullet of Sugarcreek, Nelson (Phyllis) Mullet of Arizona and Mabel (Junior) Raber of Sugarcreek, many nieces and nephews and his cat Teddy Bear. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother Monroe Mullet.
Services will be held on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at 11:00 AM at Barrs Mills Church of God with Pastor Gary Swogger officiating with Military Honors being Conducting by the American Legion. Burial will be in Union Hill Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Friends may call on Friday 5-8 PM at Barrs Mills Church of God. Arrangements are being handled by Smith-Varns Funeral Home in Sugarcreek.
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