Edward J. “Eddie” Mahr, 75, of Port Clinton, passed away Saturday, Oct. 31, at Firelands Hospital with his loving wife by his side. He was born Dec. 25, 1944 in Akron, the son of Frank and Arnena Mary (Cox) Mahr. He married Cecile Sechel on Jan. 10, 1974 and she survives. Eddie graduated from Port Clinton High School and served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He worked for Standard Products in Port Clinton and retired in 2016 from IAC in Huron, which is the former Lear Corporation. Eddie was a member of UAW and enjoyed fishing.
Surviving are his wife: Cecile; daughter: Cecile “Cece” (Shawn) Slessman of Marblehead; brothers: Kevin Sebastiano of Port Clinton and Clifford Sebastiano of Oak Harbor. He was preceded in death by his father: Frank Mahr; mother and step-father: Arnena and Clifford Sebastiano; brothers: John Mahr, Frank Mahr; sisters: Cathy Gresh and Nena Hamilton.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, at Neidecker, Crosser & Priesman Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 1124 Fulton St. Port Clinton, followed by a celebration of Eddie’s Life at Elks Lodge 1718 231 Buckeye Blvd. Port Clinton. Memorial contributions may be given to Ottawa County Salvation Army, 1834 E. Perry St. Port Clinton. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.neideckercrosserpriesman.com.