Joseph E. Rich
January 13, 1934 ‒ November 13, 2019
PERRYSVILLE: Joseph E. Rich passed away November 13, 2019, in Ohio Health Mansfield Hospital surrounded by his family. He was 85.
He was born January 13, 1934, in Bloom Township, Pennsylvania. After he graduated from High School, he proudly served his country by joining the US Army during the Korean War.
After the war, Joseph came to Ohio looking for work and began working at the Flxible Co. He later went on to work at the Ohio Reformatory as a guard and retired at age 62 from Ruscilli Construction as a carpenter. He was also a 40-year member of the Irvin Husky American Legion Post #535 in Bellville.
He is survived by his sons Kevin (Amy) Rich, Kerry Rich, and Kelly (Trish) Rich; grandchildren Elizabeth, Sandy, Anna, Kayla, Alyssa, Michelle, Ian and Sean; and 6 great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Joseph was preceded in death by his daughter-in-law Cindy Rich.
No public services will be held at this time.
Snyder Funeral Homes-Lindsey Chapel is honored to serve Joseph’s family and encourage you to share a fond memory or message of condolence to them at SnyderFuneralHomes.com