Richard E. White
July 19, 1951 ‒ February 09, 2021
Richard E. White, 69, of Galion passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, February 9, 2021.
He was born July 19, 1951 in Ashland and was the son of the late John William and Ethel B. (Collette) White. Richard is also preceded in death by a brother, John S. White.
He graduated from Crestline High School and served his country in the United States Navy. Richard worked over 20 years for the United States Post Office as a Postmaster in Mansfield and Crestline. Following his retirement, he worked for Fed-Ex the past three years.
He was a member of the Loyal Order of Moose Lodge in Ashland. Richard loved cars, boats, fishing and fixing up houses.
Richard is survived by his companion of 36 years, Dora Cain; step-children, Lisa Ward of Loudonville, Doris (Dominic) Streibel of Mt. Gilead, Brian Cain of North Carolina and Cameron Streibel at home; nine step-grandchildren, Anthony, Kristena, Michelle, Danielle, Chelsea, Ashley, Desiree, Alexis and Jasmine; several step great-grandchildren; sister Nancy (Paul) Heimlich of Galion; brother Robert White of Shackelsford, Virginia; three nieces, Joanne (Tom), Julie (Phil) and Tara (Joe); two nephews, Skip and Rob (Robin) and great nieces and nephews, J.D., Jonathon, Jaymie (David), Karyn (Mike), Kristine, Kara and Joseph.
There will be a private graveside service for the family and a public celebration of life at a later date.
Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Richard White, and condolences may be made to them at www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.
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