Richard A. “Dick” Yarman Sr.

October 02, 1932 ‒ April 29, 2018

Fredericktown, Ohio

Richard A. “Dick” Yarman Sr., age 85, of Fredericktown passed away on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born on October 2, 1932 in Morrow County, Ohio to the late Murrell and Ava (Corwin) Yarman. Dick retired from Hydraulic Press Manufacturing (HPM) in Mount Gilead after many years of service.  He was a veteran serving in the United States Navy during the Korean War.

He is survived by two sons, Dick (Edie) Yarman Jr., Mark (Kathie) Yarman; four daughters, Debra Baker, Donna (Ed) Englert, Lynda (Randy) Metz, Cheryl (Travis) Moody; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; and his sister Barbara (Bill) Cline.

In addition to his parents, Dick was preceded in death by his former wife Shirley (Dowis) Yarman; two brothers, Donald “Jim” Yarman, Murrell Yarman; his sister Beverly Keys; and his step-father Jack Waddell.

Friends may call on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 from 5 – 7PM at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown. A service will be held on Thursday beginning at 11AM with Rev. Tadd Stonseller officiating. Burial, with military honors provided by the Knox County Joint Veteran’s Council, will follow in Forest Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Knox County Foundation Hospice Fund, P.O. Box 309, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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  • So sorry for your loss. Many memories of Uncle Dick taking us swimming and he and dad talking and laughing about the “old days”. He will forever remain in our hearts.

  • Jon & I are so SO sorry for your loss!! Love & hugs to your entire family. God Bless

  • So very sorry for your loss…..thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.🙏🏼

  • Thinking of all of you at this difficult time and wishing you strength over the next few days, weeks, and months!

  • So sorry for your loss. I loved talking to your Dad on the porch at the trailer. Lovely man with a kind heart.

    Jen Kader

  • Lynda and family,
    So sorry for your family’s loss! Praying for your comfort in the days, weeks and months to come!
    Sending lots of love, big hugs and continued prayers.
    Ryan, Tina, Mason, Parker, Ivy and Nash Wise

  • Barb and Bill so sorry for your passing of your loved one, many blessings and prayers at this time of sorrow.

  • Deepest sympathy and prayers to everyone. I remember going to visit with great-uncle Dick with Grandpa Jim. Thinking of everyone.

  • Sorry. Edie. Totally out of the loop for over three months and many things have passed by me. Many prayers and hugs to you and your family for peace and comfort. Love ya

  • Yarman family,
    We are so sorry for the passing of your loved one. Prayers and blessings!

  • Deepest sympathy to your entire family. Alot of wonderful times at Lake. RIP Ticky

  • Deb,

    You are in my heart and prayers. Losing a parent is so sad.
    When things settle, I wish you would come to NY and spend a little time enjoying the Erie Canal, Lake Ontario and some porch sitting.

  • So sorry for your loss. Your memories of Dick are the most precious things in the world. May God comfort you at this time.

  • Debra and the family,
    May God grant you peace and comfort as you know your Dad is no longer suffering. I am so sorry for your pain of loosing your Dad. Praying for you.