April 27, 1953 ‒ October 18, 2017
Richard Dean Looney 64 of Cardington, passed away Wednesday October 18, 2017 at his daughters residence, surrounded by his loving family.
He was born April 27, 1953 in Delaware, Ohio the son of the late Clyde & Nina (Nelson) Looney. Richard attended and later graduated from Buckeye Valley High School in 1971. He worked for Delaware ODOT as a supervisor for a little over 25 years.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 27 years Judy (Caldwell) Looney; son Jared Ray (Tricia Wright); daughters Stacie (Jeff) Nelson, and Rhonda (Dave) Erwin; grandchildren Jeffrey Nelson, Jimmy (Hannah) French, Kerstina French, Kayla Eubank, Sydney Ray, Preston Nelson, Daric Erwin, Brynden Erwin; great granddaughters Kierra Snyder, McKenna Call, Kali Amos; sisters Sue Bowdre, Kathy Looney, and Linda Coulter; brother Jim Looney.
He was preceded in death by brother David Looney and nephew Aaron Warnstaff, and many other beloved relatives.
Richard enjoyed being outdoors; deer hunting, fishing, or camping. He also enjoyed going to flea markets around Ohio. Richard reaffirmed his relationship with Jesus Christ most recently by being saved four weeks ago, and baptized just one week ago by Pastor Donnie Akers. His family will remember him as the loving husband, father, and papaw that he was.
The family would like to thank Ohio Health Hospice; especially Jennifer, Laura, Harold, Keith, and Michelle for their care and attention over the past month.
Pastor Donnie Akers will officiate his funeral services 12:00 pm – Noon Tuesday October 24, 2017 at The Snyder- Rodman Funeral Center 101 Valleyside Drive at W. William St., Delaware, Ohio. Burial will follow at Glendale Cemetery in Cardington. Family and friends may call Monday October 23, 2017 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at The Snyder- Rodman Funeral Center.
In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home to assist with expenses.
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The Snyder-Rodman Funeral Center in Delaware is handling the arrangements.