Richard Eugene Wren

September 03, 1955 ‒ March 20, 2021

Marion, Ohio

Richard Eugene Wren, age 65 of Marion, passed away Saturday, March 20, 2021 at St. Rita’s Medical Center in Lima.

Richard was born September 3, 1955 in Pontiac, MI the son of Willard Eugene Wren and Mildred Johnson.

Richard was a jack of all trades and served in many roles over the years. He was an incredible cook with his specialty being pizzas. He enjoyed the outdoors, especially fishing and splitting wood. Richard has a lucky streak and liked to gamble. Above all he adored his family and leaves behind a great legacy of love and devotion.

He is survived by his children: Richard (Desire) Wren, II, Tim (Shelley Cox) Teets, Tommy (Alisha) Teets, Jerry (Rebecca Rutlidge) Teets, Tammy Huffine and Lisa Wallace; grandchildren: De’ja Wren, Paiton Teets, Whitney Teets, Timothy Teets, Austin Teets, Michael Cox, Amanda Cox, Allison Cox, Dana Teets, Tommy Teets, Preston Teets, Darian Chapman, Courtney Huffine, Abby Cantrell, Oakley Cantrell, Bret Blevins, Tabitha Blevins, Ashley Huffine and Stphanie Huffine; many great grandchildren; siblings: Larry Wren, JoAnn Caskey and Billy Wren; girlfriend Kathy Smith,numerous nieces and nephews and his beloved and faithful 4-legged companion, Hunter.

Richard is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Catherine Norris.

Visitation will be Thursday, April 1, 2021 at Snyder Funeral Homes, Gunder/Hall Chapel, 347 West Center St., Marion from 4PM to 6PM; Funeral service will follow at 6PM.

The Snyder Funeral Homes of Marion are honored to be serving the Wren family; condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting

  • Richard was a kind man and would help anyone. He was a good friend of mine, and will be greatly missed.

  • You meant so much to me! I miss you so much already,and will miss you everyday! You are the only one that kept their promise to Randal and looked out for me and my kids! We are gonna miss you! Tell Randal how much I love and miss him… You guys hold it down til I get there!!