Cathy Rinard

Cathy Rinard, 65, of Newport, passed away at 6:25 a.m. on (Jan. 17, 2013) at her home.

She was born Oct. 30, 1947, in Marietta, to the late Russell and Catherine (Smith) Morris. Cathy was a graduate of Newport High School and had worked as a clerk for Newport Water Department. She loved watching Ohio State sports, spending time with her grandchildren, and vacationing at the beach.

On Nov. 6, 1965, she married Roger Rinard who survives with children, Chant (Kathy) Rinard and Jeremy (Loura) Rinard; and grandchildren, Taylor, Katie, Brady and Tyler, all of Newport. Also surviving is a brother, Rusty (Cindy) Morris of Newport.

Private burial services will be held at the convenience of the family. McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home is assisting the family. Messages of sympathy may be sent at