Peter L. Ruschak

December 2, 1956 - May 18, 2019

12/02/1956 - 05/18/2019

Past Services

Friday May 24, 2019
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Powhatan Point Chapel
186 Main Street
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
740-795-5451 | Directions

Peter L. Ruschak, 62, of Powhatan Point, OH died Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Reynolds Memorial Hospital, Glen Dale, WV. He was born December 2, 1956 in Bellaire,OH., a son of the late Pete and Edith Marie Schneider Ruschak.

Peter was an equipment operator for International Union of Operating Engineer’s Local 18, a former member of Unity United Methodist Church and enjoyed Bass fishing.

Surviving are his loving wife of 23 years, Sarah Phillips Ruschak; a son, Josh (Missy Grigg) Ruschak all of Powhatan Point; several aunts and uncles, nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received on Friday from 2pm-8pm at Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 186 Main Street Powhatan Point, OH. Burial will be in Powhatan Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Lung Association by going to “”

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Alf & Cheryl Moore
4 years ago

We had some good times socializing when were in the younger days. You will be missed Pete. Always enjoyed talking with you Pete no matter where we bumped into you.

Ethel Schneider Jeffers
4 years ago

R.I.P Cuz…..

Paula Ruschak Halleck
4 years ago

I’m sorry for your loss. I haven’t seen my cousin since I was 16 or 17.

Cindy Hughes
4 years ago

I am so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for you Sarah and the family.

Ron and Kelley Graham
4 years ago

So very sorry for your loss. Prayers for peace and comfort.

Darlene Elerick
4 years ago

Pete worked with my husband Dave. He thought a lot of Pete. So sorry for your loss.

Judy Susac
4 years ago

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for all.

Tammy & Mark West
4 years ago

So sorry for your loss Pete was a great guy