Michael P. Rath
Michael P. Rath, age 64, of Defiance, passed away unexpectedly on Monday morning, August 2, 2021 in Coldwater, Michigan. He was born on April 20, 1957 to the late C. William and Patricia (Perrault) Rath in Defiance, Ohio. Mike earned his Bachelor's Degree in Business from University of Toledo. On October 31, 1987 he married Elizabeth "Beth" (Cornell) Rath, who survives. Mike was a faithful member of St. John's Catholic Church, and was active in the Capital Campaign, church festivals, and reverse raffles. Mike was co-owner and operator of Ft. Defiance Construction Company, and presently the owner of Armstrong Steel in Newark, Ohio. He was past President of Ohio Contractor's Association,...