Richard R. Daniels
June 21, 1957 ‒ March 24, 2017
Richard R. Daniels, 59, of Wooster passed away Friday morning March 24, 2017 at the Wooster Community Hospital. He was born June 21, 1957 in Mount Vernon to the late Ralph R. and Margaret J. (Wertz) Daniels.
Rich was a 1975 graduate of Fredericktown High School and earned an Associate Degree from ATI in Wooster. He was the farm manager for Shoup Brothers in Orrville. Rich was a faithful member of the Apple Creek United Methodist Church. He was a member of the Farm Bureau and the Middlebury Grange 192. Richard was an avid sports fan and he especially enjoyed the Buckeyes.
Rich is survived by his sister, Becky (Dennis) Shinaberry , his brother, David (Kathy) Daniels and brother-in-law, Irl Ruhl all of Fredericktown; nephews and nieces, Charles (Darla) Daniels of Glandorf, Chad (Libby) Daniels, Rachel (Rony) Stull, Renee (Mike) Gearheart, Josh (Sarah) Shinaberry, Jeremy Shinaberry, Ryan Ruhl and Jim Shinaberry all of Fredericktown; 7 great nephews and nieces; and his close friends at the farm, his church family and his many friends in the Wooster area.
In addition to his parents, Rich was preceded in death by his sister, Jane Ruhl.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the time of a funeral service celebrating the life of Rich at 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at the Apple Creek United Methodist Church, 269 West Main St., Apple Creek with Pastor Kenn Curren officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Cemetery, Fredericktown.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Middlebury Grange, c/o Robert Payne, 9087 Overly Rd., Fredericktown, OH 43019 or the Apple Creek United Methodist Church.
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The Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Richard R. Daniels.