GIRARD, Ohio – Private services were held for Mr. Charles L. Richey, Sr., 77, Girard, who departed this life peacefully on Thursday, November 2, 2017.
Mr. Richey was born August 24, 1940, in Youngstown, a son of James and Allie Williams Richey.
He attended South high School.
He was employed at LTV Steel and WCI Steel as a foreman for 36 years.
He enjoyed watching old western movies, traveling, playing solitary, going to casinos, working on cars and spending time with family and friends.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, the former Anna Martin, whom he married October 27, 1962; a son, Charles L. Richey, Jr. of Youngstown; two daughters, Tawanna L. Richey of Atlanta, Georgia and Sawanna L. Richey (Chiesa Pierce) of Warren; sisters, Angela Richards of Atlanta, Georgia and Lorrain Richards of Youngstown; stepsister, Anna Lee Gilford of Pennsylvania; brothers, Alfred (Sherry) Richards and Winston Richards both of Atlanta, Larry Richards of Chicago and Willie Richards of Youngstown; ten grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Patrick L. Richey; siblings, Evelyn Morrison, Bonesse Patton, Mattie Hawkins, Dorothy Richey, Lawrence Richey, James “Sonny” Richey, Joseph Richey, Thomas Richey, Velma Richards, Melinda Richards and Robert Richards.
Arrangements were handled by the F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, November 15 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.