Douglas Edward Rader

September 27, 1962 ~ May 18, 2020 (age 57)

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Douglas E. Rader, 57, of Beaver Falls died unexpectedly Monday May 18, 2020.  Born September 27, 1962 in Salem, OH. Was the son of Donald & Sandy (Tipton) Weckerly, of Beaver Falls.

Douglas was the owner of the former Rader Construction and was a former truck driver.  He was a member of Ashes to Life Church, Beaver Falls; the Beaver Falls Turners and the former S.O.I. Club. He served in the Army National Guard.  He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he is survived by his wife of 38 years, Michelle A. (Kester) Rader, a son Doug Rader, Jr. and his fiancé Suzanne Schroth, Beaver Falls and a daughter and son-in-law Ashley & Geoff Stewart, Monaca. Three grandchildren Caleb & Korilynn Rader and Audrey Schroth.    Three brothers Scott Rader,  Steve Rader,  and Mike & Chris Weckerly, and a sister Dayna Rader all of Beaver Falls. His mother-in-law Mary Ann Kester, West Mayfield, and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother Mabel Tipton and a father-in-law Dale Kester.

Due to current restrictions a private family visitation and service was held with Rev. Mark Ongley officiating.

Arrangements by Hill & Kunselman Funeral Home,, 3801-4th Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA 15010.  Please visit our website to post condolences for the family

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Beaver Falls, PA 15010

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