Timothy A. Blood
Timothy A. Blood, age 54 of Conneaut, died tragically in an automobile accident, Wednesday July 24, 2019.
Tim was born January 15, 1965 in Conneaut, the son of Wayne "Buzzie" Blood and Sandra Vespe. Tim was a 1983 graduate of Conneaut High School and a star running back for the Conneaut Spartans. He went on to play football at Youngstown State University and was listed as the 3rd best punt returner in the country in his freshman year at YSU. Following college, Tim traveled to Florida and worked construction, roofing, siding and framing. Later Tim went to Truck Driving Training to earn his CDL license. He graduated as "Top Gun" in his CDL class.
In 2015, Tim was inducted into the Ashtabula County Football Hall of Fame. He was also a member of the Conneaut Boat Club where he loved to go boating and fishing with his family and friends. He also loved to golf, spend time outdoors, and hunt. Tim enjoyed talking and joking with everybody. He loved the Cleveland Browns, Indians, Ohio State and the Syracuse Orangemen. Tim was a wonderful family man. He always showed his love for his family with a hug and a kiss.
Tim is survived by his wife Cheryl Weidler Blood whom he married June 10, 2000, his mother Sandra and Tom Stewart of Erie, PA, daughter Kate and David Toole of Pittsburgh, son Matt Weidler of Conneaut, daughter Kiersten Weidler of Conneaut, four brothers, Scott and Jackie Stewart of Townsville, Pa, Todd and Tamrah Stewart of Titusville, FL., Steve Blood of Warren, Oh., Tim (Young In) Kitty Stewart of Erie, Pa., sisters Julie Blood Fagen of Warren, Oh., Lori and Ken Annacchio of Baldwinsville, NY, three grandchildren Maddox Weidler, Meira Weidler and grandson Toole coming in September, along with many nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his father Wayne "Buzzie" Blood and his paternal grandparents and maternal grandparents.
Calling hours will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 28, 2019 at the Raisian Family Funeral Home, 581 Harbor Street, Conneaut.
Memorial contributions in Tim's memory may be made to the Ashtabula County APL or to the Conneaut Spartans Athletic Program. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Condolences at www.raisianfuneralhome.com.
Published on July 25, 2019

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Chris and Ed Lowe
Jul 29, 2019
Our deepest sympathy Sandy, Tom, and family. We just realized this was indeed your son. We are up here staying in N.Kingsville right now. We would have certainly come to calling hours. Please know you are being thought of and sending prayers. Have thought of you often. My number if i can do anything..678-523-5870.
Tim Sedmak
Jul 28, 2019
Rest In Peace -- Love You Brother
Steve
Jul 28, 2019
Steve Nolan and family
Jul 28, 2019
It is with heartfelt sorrow that I pass on our condolences to Tim’s family. I had the privilege of coaching and knowing one of the finest Conneaut high school athletes of all time. Although we have lost touch we will never forget his quiet leadership and thoughtfulness that helped his teammates be champions just like him. We are sorry that he was taken from us so early. He will never be forgotten.
Barb Sylvester
Jul 27, 2019
Tim touched many people just by being himself. He will truly be missed by many people. May God be with Cheryl and their family. Love to you all!
Melinda Shipman
Jul 27, 2019
Cheryl N family my condolences. N prayers go out to each n every one of you.
Patricia Santillo Rattray Chicago,IL
Jul 27, 2019
Dear Sandy
I am so sorry for the tragic loss of your son. My sympathies are with you.
I grew up in Conneaut and was a childhood friend of your sister Peggy.
Peace be with you at this dark time in your life. Parents should never have to bury their children.
Sincerely
Patti
joseph g ravas II
Jul 27, 2019
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Elmer &Paula; Snyder
Jul 26, 2019
God speed Tim RIP glad i had the privilege of working with you . Thank you for always taking the time to lend a hand definitely a shock to hear . Prayers for you and your family
Mark and Cindy Nelson
Jul 26, 2019
We are so sorry for your loss. Hearing of Tim's accident sent shock waves through our hearts and souls. We can't begin to understand what you're going through right now but our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Tim was a wonderful man with a heart of gold and he will be missed terribly. May the many years of wonderful memories made give you comfort.
Donna Obhof
Jul 26, 2019
I'm so sorry for your recent loss, I wish for the memories of Tim be
what lifts you up and shines a light on just how precious our lives are, May you have endless love and support from family and friends. My heart especially goes out to Steve and Julie, lots of love, Donna
Gary Herron
Jul 26, 2019
I have spent many years working and laughing with “Bloodman”. He was a good friend and experienced driver. This should not have happened to him. Lots of good memories. The “Bloodman” is gone. Rest In Peace! Sympathies to his family. Gary Herron.
Tammy Curtis
Jul 26, 2019
Sending prayers and asking God to give you all the strength to get through this hard time.
Lynn Stewart
Jul 26, 2019
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Karen Workman
Jul 26, 2019
Cheryl, I am so sorry for your loss and your children's loss. Prayers to you family and friends. He was such a good guy. Always said hi to me. He will be missed. RIP Tim.
Mike and Kay Kehoe.
Jul 26, 2019
Our whole family is sorry for your loss. We have great memories of Tim playing football for CHS. We will be praying for him and you and your family.
AnnaMarie Baxter
Jul 26, 2019
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MICHAEL KEHOE
Jul 26, 2019
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Kevin Rossman
Jul 26, 2019
Sad day losing Tim. Always thought highly of him, it was always a pleasure to see him. My condolences to Cheryl, and his family.
Cathy Hathy-Dickey
Jul 26, 2019
Cheryl we're so sorry for your loss this is just unbelievable we all watched the love that you shared with each other and the love that he had for the kids & grandbabies. Please know you have our condolences !! Much love, Cathy, Davie, Justin, Jeremy 😇 & Seth !! We love you all. Rest easy Tim until we're all together again.
Ruth Mooney
Jul 26, 2019
So very sorry for the loss of this young man. God's blessing.
Cindy Lynch
Jul 26, 2019
Cheryl and family, I'm so very sorry to hear about Tim. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. May your memories help ease your pain at this time and in the future days to come.
Robert Stewart
Jul 26, 2019
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James and Shawnette Burger
Jul 25, 2019
There are no words that could Express the sorrow we feel right now for Cheryl and the immediate family members. Tim was a great man and a life long friend. Tin will be missed by all.
Carolyn Lewis
Jul 25, 2019
Prayers be with you in your time of sorrow . Deepest sympathy Cheryl. Heart felt condolences.