Friday Night
53°
Mostly Cloudy
Saturday
77°
Mostly Cloudy
Saturday Night
56°
Mostly Cloudy
8%
Sunday
77°
Mostly Cloudy
4%
Sunday Night
58°
Chance Rain Showers
60%
Monday
67°
Rain Showers
84%
Monday Night
51°
Rain Showers
85%
Tuesday
58°
Chance Rain Showers
48%
Tuesday Night
39°
Chance Rain Showers
31%
Wednesday
53°
Chance Rain Showers
26%
Wednesday Night
38°
Mostly Clear
5%
3 Day
Extended
Monday, March 15th, 2010
Paul Richard
Paul E. Richard, 83, of Fort Loramie-Swanders Road, Sidney, died March 13, 2010, at his home.
He was born Dec. 19, 1926, near Russia, to Leo A. and Josephine A. Watrin Richard. On Aug. 2, 1952, he married Ruth E. Luthman, who survives.
Also surviving are 11 children, Donald Richard, McCartyville, Susan (Gary) Schulze, Russia, Jeanne (Craig) Inman, McCartyville, Edward (Cathy) Richard, Minster, Sharon (James) Butz, Piqua, William (Jaynie) Richard, Troy, David (Sonja) Richard, McCartyville, Michael (Christina) Richard, McCartyville, Thomas (Traci) Richard, Minster, Jack Richard, McCartyville, and Patricia (Travis) Lawson, Sidney; four siblings, Mary Margaret Ecabert, Versailles, Florence (Robert) Bruns, St. Henry, Theresa (Ben) Arkenberg, Fort Loramie, and Eugene (Dorothy) Richard, Versailles; 37 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Deceased are a son, Gary Richard; a grandson; and nine siblings, Marie, Floyd, Wilma, Cletus, Rita, Lewis, Leroy, Robert and Rosemary.
He retired from LeRoi/Dresser Industries and attended Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church in McCartyville. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II, and was a member of Knights of Columbus #5239 and the Shelby County Right to Life.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the church, the Rev. John W. Tonkin officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Tuesday and 9-10 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
Contributions can be made for Masses in Paul's name or the Shelby County Right to Life.
Condolences can be left at www.gehretfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are being handled by Gehret Funeral Home, Fort Loramie.
Additional obituaries on this date
Goldia Mae Francis, 89, of Russells Point, died March 13, 2010, at her home. [More]
JoAnn Hoskins, 68, 1504 Wapak-Fisher Road, Wapakoneta, died March 14, 2010, at [More]
Sandra M. McClellan, 46, of Sidney, died March 12, 2010, at her home. Death was due to natural causes. [More]
Sylvia Delores Wolters, 65, of Coldwater, died at 1 p.m. March 14, 2010, at Briarwood Village, Coldwater. [More]