Randall Lee Petry, 49, of Zanesville, died at 11:01 p.m. Friday, November 26, 2010 at The Ohio State University Hospital after a long and courageous battle with liver cancer. He was born August 4, 1961, in Charleston, West Virginia, a son of the late Thomas Sr. and Hazel Bailey Petry. He was a mould maker for 29 years for Anchor Glass. He was an avid Harley Davidson motorcycle enthusiast and enjoyed four-wheeling and riding his Razor.
Surviving are a son, Shawn (Stacy) Petry of Zanesville; a daughter, Jennifer (Bryon) Caplinger of Hopewell; a grandson, Kaedin Petry; and his loving companion, Susan Smart of Glenford.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Thomas “Butch” Petry Jr.
Friends may call 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, November 30, 2010 at the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Ave., Zanesville. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 1, 2010 at the funeral home with Pastor Beth Bateson officiating. Burial will follow at Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Central Region Office-Muskingum, 870 Michigan Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43215.
To send a note of condolence or a sympathy card to the Petry family: www.bolin-dierkesfuneralhome.com