GALENA — Richard D. “Dick” Beaver, 90, of Galena died Wednesday, July 29, 2009, at Village of Westerville Assisted Living Center.
He was born Jan. 18, 1919, in Berkshire Township to the late Howard and Nellie (Baker) Beaver. Dick was a U.S. Army veteran of WW II and a member of the Galena United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Grace (Vining); son, Jim (Marty) Beaver; daughter, Joyce Beaver; four grandchildren; brother, John Beaver; nieces, nephews, extended family, and a host of neighbors whom he considered friends.
Preceded in death by siblings, Benson and Robert Beaver, Ruth Lewis and Georgianna Hall.
Friends may call Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, where services will be Saturday at 11 a.m. with Rev. Jeff Croft officiating. Interment will follow in Galena Cemetery.
Memorial contributions to the Galena UMC Church Building Fund, 2777 Sunbury Road, Galena, OH 43021. Condolences at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.