Known for his sense of humor and intelligence, Rick enjoyed doing home Bible studies, studying politics and history, working with computers, and was an avid Ohio State fan. He loved music and playing the french horn, which he taught for a time at Baldwin Wallace College. Most of all, Rick loved God, his family, and the family dog Kenpo.
He was the beloved husband of Joyce (Murray), to whom he was married 35 years; loving father of Rick Hudson (Loree Firth, fiancee), Dan Hudson, Kelly (Darren) Knupp and Hannah Hudson (Chris Shaddock); dear grandfather of Katie, Jake and Emily; devoted son of Jack Hudson; loving brother of Jody (David) Lindower and Jack (Lisa) Hudson.
Three years ago, to the date, he was preceded in death by his dear mother, Barbara Hudson (Walters).
Service will be held Friday, December 7, 2012 at 11 A.M. at Cornerstone Chapel, 3939 Granger Road, Medina. Pastor Jeffery Kolodziej will officiate. Family will receive friends at the Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina, Thursday, December 6, 2012 from 4 to 8 P.M.
Online condolences may be left at www.waitefunealhonme.com