Richard was a United States Army Veteran and was a member of the Brunswick VFW Post #9520. He was an avid boater, enjoyed golfing and auto racing and most of all, loved his family and friends.
He will be dearly missed by his beloved children, John (Cid), Karen (Bob) Yatson, Rick (Lou Ann); grandchildren, Genna (Justin), Melissa (Austin) and brother, Bob (Rose).
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Annaliss; brother, Louis and sister, Mary.
Friends may join the family for visitation Tuesday, September 2, 2014, from 2 until 4 and 6 until 8 P.M., at Carlson Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, 1642 Pearl Road, (1/2 mile south of Route 303) Brunswick. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 10 A.M., at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 929 Pearl Road, Brunswick. There will be a one hour visitation prior to Mass at 9 A.M. Please meet at the Church. Interment will follow at Eastlawn Memory Gardens in Brunswick.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Medina County, 5075 Windfall Road Medina, OH 44256 or St. Ambrose Building Fund, 929 Pearl Road, Brunswick, OH 44212.
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