Richard L. “Nellie” Milligan

August 26, 1949 ‒ July 08, 2007

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Richard L. “Nellie” Milligan, 57, of Fuhrer Avenue, Mansfield, died Sunday, July 8, 2007 in his home following a short illness.

He was born August 26, 1949 in Mansfield to Lloyd B. and Esther (Buzzard) Milligan and was graduated from Lexington High School in 1967.

Richard worked as an ironworker at AK Steel for 30 years retiring in 2002.

A lifelong area resident, he loved to golf and travel, however his “need for speed” powered the true joy he found cruising in his 1998 Corvette.

Richard is survived by his daughter and son-in-law Kelly R. and Mike King, and a son Jasen D. Milligan all of Mansfield, two grandchildren Kameron King and Devin Milligan, and his mother Esther B. Milligan of Mansfield.

He was preceded in death by his father, and a brother Daniel B. Milligan.

Private services will be observed by the family. Arrangements are under the direction of the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home.

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