Robert E. Rehard, 75, of Newcomerstown, died Sunday, July 22, 2018 at Community Hospice Truman House, New Philadelphia following a short illness.

He was born Monday, June 14, 1943 in Coshocton to the late Eugene Vernon and Opal Irene (Schupp) Rehard. He was a 1961 graduate of West Lafayette High School and retired from G.E. Ohio Coil Division after 33 years. He loved cars.

He married Barbara (Davis) Rehard on June 28, 1963, who survives. He is also survived by two sons, Robert (Jeannie) Rehard Jr. and Corey (Debbie) Rehard, both of Newcomerstown; one daughter, Patty (Bruce) Watson of Columbus; six grandchidren; four great-grandchildren; and one brother, Larry L. (Cheryl) Rehard of West Lafayette.

He was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Sue Ellen; a granddaughter, Bonnie Fornash; a great-grandson, Jackson Weaver.

Services were Wednesday, July 25, at 1 p.m. at Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown with George Poorman officiating. Burial followed in Coshocton County Memory Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice 716 Commercial Ave. New Philadelphia, OH 44663. Online condolences may be made at