Melvin Leroy Reynolds

1933 - 2020

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Melvin L. Reynolds, age 87, of McComb, died at 1:38am on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at Bridge Hospice in Findlay. He was born on January 5, 1933, in Fostoria, Ohio to the late Harold C. and Myrtle (Folk) Reynolds. He married Phyllis Ankney Herr on July 24, 1977 and she survives. Also surviving are a daughter: Jacqueline Kay Sharrer of Findlay; grandchildren: Lindsey, Jeff, and Ashley: great grandchildren: Jaden, Camron, Grayson, and Ashton: stepson: Jim Herr of Tampa, Florida. Melvin was preceded in death by a daughter: Karen Reynolds; brother: Don E. Reynolds; sisters: Virginia Woodruff and Verta Hendricks. He served in the United States Army and was a retired machinist from Atlas Crankshaft and Tiffin Glass. Visitation will be held from 10-11am on Friday, June 26, 2020 at COLDREN-CRATES FUNERAL HOME in Findlay. The funeral service will be held at the conclusion of the visitation at 11:00am. Pastor Julia Fogle will officiate and interment will follow at Knollcrest Cemetery. Memorials may be given to either Blanchard Valley Hospital or Bridge Hospice in his memory. Online condolences are welcomed at

Service Information
  • Visitation Details:

    205 West Sandusky Street
    Findlay, Ohio 45840
    Friday, June 26th 2020 10:00 - 11:00 AM

  • Funeral Service:

    Friday, June 26th 2020 - 11:00 AM

  • Service Location:

    205 West Sandusky Street
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

  • Final Resting Place:

    Knollcrest Cemetery [Map]
    18085 S.R. 12
    Arcadia, Ohio 44804

  • Contributions:

    Bridge Home Health & Hospice

    15100 Birchaven Lane
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

    Blanchard Valley Hospital
    1900 S. Main St.
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

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To : Reynolds Family
Date :Thursday, June 25th 2020
From : Clair and Sandy Harmon
Jacquie and family,

Clair and I are sorry for your loss.

Sandy Harmon

To : Phyllis
Date :Friday, June 26th 2020
From : Dallas Sterlng

So sorry for your loss. It has been my pleasure to have helped to take care of Melvin over the years. My favorite memory of Melvin is the way he demonstrated his love and compassion for you, by selflessly giving his attention to you. I hope that I can do the same for my wife. He will be missed by all. Praying for you and your family.