Thomas Raffle

RAFFLE, Thomas “Ed”, 70, of Amsterdam, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, July 21, 2013, in Steubenville, Ohio.

A son of the late William and Edith Davisson Raffle, he was born August 24, 1942, in Salineville, Ohio.

Ed worked for 36 years and retired as a fish management supervisor for the Ohio Department of Natural Resources.

He is survived by two daughters, Lora Atha and Donnie Hamilton of Salineville and Angela (Kenneth) Smith of Dellroy, Ohio; seven grandchildren; a great-grandson; his companion, Barbara Morgan of Amsterdam; two stepdaughters, Jena Harsh of Amsterdam and Lori (Ed) Williams of Orlando, FL; stepson, Charles Morgan of Amsterdam; four step grandchildren; and two step great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Thursday, July 24, 2013 at 11 a.m. in Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home of Amsterdam. Burial will follow in Highlandtown Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. in the funeral home.