Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014
Richard D. "Dick" Chaney, 68, Celina, passed away June 1, 2014, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima.
He was born Feb. 28, 1946, in Celina, to Orby and Betty Koos Chaney, who are deceased. He was raised by his aunt and uncle, Louie and Opal Handley, who also preceded him in death.
He currently was married to Peggy Schmidt Andrew Chaney and formerly to Norma Klosterman Chaney, both of whom survive in Celina.
Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, John (Melissa) Chaney, Celina; four grandchildren, Chad, Andy, Elizabeth and Logan; a sister, Connie (William) Liming, Oneida, Tenn.; a foster brother, Danny Handley, Cleveland; a stepson, Christopher Andrew, Celina; and numerous extended family members.
He was a graduate of Celina High School and retired after many years of service as a supervisor/manager with the Ohio Department of Transportation in Celina.
Funeral services will be 6 p.m. Friday at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Celina, the Rev. Ken Alt officiating. Burial will be at Swamp College Cemetery, Celina, at a later date.
Calling is 5-7 p.m. Thursday and 5-6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be directed to Mercer Health Durable Medical Equipment.
Online condolences may be left at www.dickandsonshellwarthfh.com.