November 30, 2006
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 12/3/2006 14:00:00
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 12/4/2006 11:00:00
Richard O. Deppen, age 82, of St. Rte. 61, Willard, passed away Thursday, Nov. 30, 2006 at the Fisher-Titus Medical Center in Norwalk. He was born April 17, 1924 in Tiffin, Ohio, to the late Alvin & Alta (Smith) Deppen, and has lived all of his life in Willard. He was a farmer all of his life and was a member of the Willard Conservation League.
He is survived by his wife, Irene(Lillo) Deppen, whom he married July 6, 1947; 2 daughters and a son-in-law, Brenda & Mike Milano of Willard and Ann Garcia of Willard; son, Rick Deppen of Willard; 8 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren; brother, Burton Deppen of Willard; 2 sisters, Helen Hassinger of North Monroeville and Kate Warner of Bellevue; best friend, Edna Barnett of Willard.
He is preceeded in death by his parents, Alvin & Alta (Smith) Deppen; daughter & son-in-law, Janet & Bob Genho; daughter-in-law,Sherry Deppen; grandson, Richard Deppen; 5 brothers and 3 sisters.
Visitation will be Sunday from 2-9 P.M. at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, where the funeral service will be Monday at 11:00 A.M. with Rev. Richard Jueckstock offficiating. Burial will be at the Greenfield Township Cemetery in Steuben, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to the Stein Hospice,1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhome.com