Richard Floyd Hale, age 82, passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2010, at Fairfield Medical Center.
He was born on April 6, 1928, to the late William B. and Ester (Haase) Hale. Richard served in the US Marine Corps, was a member of American Legion Post 637 of Millersport and past commodore of the Pasapo Boat Club. Richard retired from North American Rockwell in 1986. He loved hunting, fishing at Buckeye Lake, shooting and his favorite holiday was Christmas.
Richard is survived by his wife, Dorothy (Barnett); children, Linda ( Kip) Larcomb, Debra (Ronnie) Schroer, Patricia (James) Burke, and Robert (Bonnie) Hale; brother, William (Doris) Hale Jr.; sister, Janice Case; grandchildren, Kimberly, Rusty, Matthew, Steven, Amy, Daniel and Douglas; and great grandchildren, Madison, Lea, Holland and Lucas. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his son, Richard Allen Hale.
There was a private family viewing on Saturday, January 1, 2011, with Pastor Richard Burgie officiating. A celebration of Richard’s life will be held at a later date. Memorial donations can be made to the charity of your choice.
Online condolences can be made at www.boringsheridanfuneralhomes.com