Rien Eric Wetmore, age 21, resident of 19201 French Creek Drive, Saegertown, PA, died of an automobile accident occurring Sunday, October 26, 2014. Born on February 25, 1993 in Erie, PA, Rien is the son of Russ Wetmore and his mother – Reta Marie Kerr Wetmore Washburn.
Rien graduated from Saegertown High School with the Class of 2011 and currently was a senior at Edinboro University. He was looking forward to his field training, student teaching, and beginning his career as a mathematics teacher. He enjoyed bowling and was a member of the Monday Night Men’s League and the Albion Business League, both of Edinboro. He also took great pleasure in hunting and fishing (especially in Canada). Rien was a member of both Little Cooley United Methodist Church and McLane Church of Edinboro. He was very family oriented and seldom missed a family gathering of any type.
Surviving Rien is his mother – Reta Washburn and her husband, Fred of Saegertown and his father – Russ Wetmore and his wife, Tina of Townville; his maternal grandmother – Pearl Kerr and her husband, Emery of Edinboro; his maternal grandfather – Wally Kerr and his wife, Shirley of Mill Village; his paternal grandparents – Ron and Virginia Wetmore of Union City; his two brothers – Zachery Wetmore of Townville and Brian Laughery of Centerville; and his step grandparents – Wilfred and Marlena Wilhelm of Centerville and step grandmother – Carol Wright of Edinboro. Also included among survivors is a step sister – Tara Fannon and her husband, Brian of Erie and two step brothers – Trenton Amoroso and his wife, Roxanne of Peachtree, GA and Todd Amoroso of Meadville and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Friends may call at the Van Matre Family Funeral Home in Cambridge Springs on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9, October 31st and are invited to funeral services at McLane Church in Edinboro on Saturday, November 1st at 10:00 a.m. Officiating will be Reverend Roger Scarlett associate pastor of the Church. Interment will follow at Venango Cemetery.