Justin Tyler Richert
MOUNT VERNON — Justin Tyler Richert, 16, of Mount Vernon, beloved son of Jerry David and Maureen (Lampron) Richert and brother of Kyle Richert, died Wednesday, June 4, 2008, as a result of an automobile accident.
Justin was born Dec. 30, 1991. He has spent his life in Mount Vernon surrounded by his loving family and friends. He attended Mount Vernon High School and had been a member of the golf team for the past two years. Justin loved golf, skiing and of course all forms of video games. Justin was an employee of Kmart and a former employee of Kroger in Mount Vernon.
Justin is also survived by his loving paternal grandparents, Jerry and Irene Richert of Mount Vernon; loving maternal grandmother, Virginia Robins of Mount Vernon; aunts and uncles, Janie Richert of Mount Vernon, Joan and Bill Stout of Fredericktown, Andy and Trish Richert of Greensboro, N.C., Jean Gordon of Ashville, N.C., Doug and Karen Lampron of Pataskala, Donna Folden McClain of Westerville, and David and Christine Lampron of Pensacola, Fla.; 17 cousins, Andrew, Aaron and Alec Gordon, Matt and Brian Stout, Ashland and Jessica Richert, Kaceylynn, Breanna and Amanda Lampron, Christopher, Marcey and Heather McClain, and David, Kaitlyn, Elijah and Faith Lampron.
Justin was a good-natured, loving, tender-hearted young man who will be terribly missed by all who came into contact with him.
Friends may call Saturday from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Mulberry Street United Methodist Church in Mount Vernon. A memorial service will be begin at 5 p.m. at Mulberry Street United Methodist Church, 205 N. Mulberry St., Mount Vernon, with Pastor Joe Overholt officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Justin’s memory to the Mount Vernon High School Golf Team, c/o Mount Vernon High School Athletic Department, 300 Martinsburg Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050.
The Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is handling the funeral arrangements for the Richert family. Condolences may be sent to the Richert family through the funeral home’s Web site at www.dilleyfuneralservice.com.
Justin’s legacy lives on with his gift of life through donation.