Timothy Rader

February 20, 1978 ~ December 23, 2018 (age 40)


Tim Rader, 40, of Wintersville, Ohio- passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on December 23rd following a massive heart attack.

Tim was born on February 20th, 1978 in Columbus Ohio. He was the son of Anna May Fox and Donald Eugene Rader.


Tim was recently married to the love of his life, Michelle, on July 22nd,2018. While Tim had no children of his own- he adored his wife’s children, Gregory, Becky and Jordan, more than words could say. He also had a very special bond with a friend of the family, Devon, who he considered to be just like a son.


Tim was a member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America and worked out of local 186 in Steubenville, Ohio. His most recent employer was Brand Scaffolding at First Energy, Bruce Mansfield plant.


Tim had several hobbies- but his favorite past time included off-roading with his Jeep family. Tim and his best friend, Veronica D’Angelo, who proceeded him in death, were formally the admins of The Mason-Dixon Jeep Family.


Tim is preceded in death by his sister, Lori Lowder as well as his dear friend, Veronica. He is survived by his wife, Michelle- and his “children” Devon, 20, of Chester, Gregory, 18 of Wintersville, Becky, 15, and Jordan, 8, both of Chester. In addition, he leaves behind his parents, as well as three sisters, Sandi (David) Mitchell, Marsi (Bill) Williams, and Tamee (Bobby) Seymour, a special aunt, Kathleen Fox, and his aunt Margaret Fox, many nieces and nephews as well as lifelong friends.

Tim was preceded in death by his Uncle, Richard Fox. 


There will be no services for Tim following his cremation. There will, however, be a Celebration of Life to honor his life in the spring.




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