Richard L. Picklesimer

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Willard OH 44890 12/5/2017 16:00:00

Willard OH 44890 12/5/2017 19:00:00

Richard L. Picklesimer, age 62, resident of Willard, Ohio passed away from an unexpected illness on Saturday, December 2, 2017 at the St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio. He was born on May 14, 1955 in Bucyrus, Ohio to the late Leonard and Frankie (Risner) Picklesimer. Richard had recently retired in February from MTD in Willard. He was a huge sports fanatic which included the OSU Buckeyes and enjoyed playing cards.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara (Lawrence) Picklesimer whom he wed on September 7, 1984; five children, Keith (Sarah) Picklesimer of Willard, Melissa Lacy of Mansfield, Rebecca Lacy of Russellville, AR, Matthew (Bobbi Jo) Lacy of Oil Springs, KY, and Jeff Lacy of Shelby; seven grandchildren; two brothers, Delmer Picklesimer of Willard, and Marty (Sue) Picklesimer of Willard; and sister, Justine (Kenny) Bond of Nashville, TN.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by four brothers, Leonard Jr., Eugene, Rickie and Marvin Picklesimer; and two sisters, Tina Kidd, and Jewel Baldridge.
Visitation will be held at the Willard Church of God on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM where the funeral service will be held at 7:00 PM with Pastor Greg Griffith officiating. Memorial contributions can be made to the family to assist with expenses. Online condolences can be made at


Sister Diane Hay - Dec 5, 2017

To the Family of Richard Picklesimer,
Please accept my prayers of sympathy at this time of loss. I am so very sorry. May the graciousness of God bring you comfort and peace. I am so sorry I will not be able to attend the visitation or funeral of Richard. I will be out of town. Know that my prayers are with all of you. Sister Diane

Susan Smith - Dec 5, 2017

My condolences to Barb, Marty & all the kids. Sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. I know you will miss him dearly.

Gary and Tina Isaac - Dec 5, 2017

So sorry for your families loss. He will be missed by many. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Sandee Neeley Melcher - Dec 4, 2017

Such a loss- my thoughts and prayers are with Cousin Barb and family

Mariann Teagarden - Dec 4, 2017

Sorry for your Loss I was fortunate to work with Richard at MTD. HE was an Awesome Guy, he had a way of always making my day a little Brighter! Thoughts and Prayers are with you this Difficult time.

Sherry Long - Dec 4, 2017

Barb, Matt and family, so sorry for your loss. It is never easy when a loved one leaves the family circle. My thoughts are with you.

Dennis & Jean Davis - Dec 3, 2017

So sorry to hear this. My prayers and sympathies to the family. Rest In Peace Richard

Cledis and Linda Slone - Dec 3, 2017

We are so sorry to here of Richards passing Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.
Cledis and Linda Slone

Kathy Lilly Sanchez - Dec 3, 2017

So very sorry to here of Rich’s passing. He was a great person. ALWAYS had a big smile on his face. He will be missed! Thoughts & PRAYERS are with you & the family. MAY GOD give you ALL strength & comfort during this time.

Ronald tash and family - Dec 3, 2017

Sorry to hear about Rich . Berh and I have you and your family in our prayers

Ronald tash and family - Dec 3, 2017

Sorry to hear about Rich . Berh and I have you and your family in our prayers

Ronald tash and family - Dec 3, 2017

Sorry to hear about Rich . Berh and I have you and your family in our prayers

Rebecca - Dec 3, 2017

I can’t believe your gone pops, My heart is broken!! I will forever and always love you for coming into my life. Watch over me. Fly high
Love, Suzie Q

ROBERTA RAPP - Dec 3, 2017

My condolences to the family. May God give you comfort and peace at this time of loss. GOD BLESS