July 6, 2012
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 7/9/2012 14:00:00
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 7/10/2012 11:00:00
Russell D. Lykins, age 83, resident of Willard, Ohio went home to be with the Lord on Friday, July 6, 2012 at the Hillside Acres Nursing Home in Willard. He was born on October 21, 1928 in West Liberty, Kentucky to the late Ben and Zettie (Oney) Lykins. Russell was retired from General Motors, where he was a machine operator. He was always the happiest when he was doing his yard work, which he took great pride in. He also loved tinkering around in his garage and attending auctions and garage sales.
He is survived by two sons, Bobby (Patty) Lykins of Willard, and Dwayne (Aleta) Lykins of Republic; two daughters, Jeri (Jim) Ault of Ft. Myers, FL, and Kathy (Pete) Hayes of Plymouth, OH; ten grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Joyce Lykins; six sisters and three brothers.
Friends may call on Monday, July 9, 2012 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 8:00 PM at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard, where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Velman Sexton officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery. Online condolences can be left for the family at www.secorfuneralhomes.com.
Will miss my dear friend of many years, he was a wonderful friend to all. My prayers go out to the family, I knew them also. God Bless You All.
so sorry for the loss of your grandfather.
My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. I am terribly sorry for your loss.