Welcome to the memorial page for

Dick Kish

October 17, 1935 ~ November 23, 2017 (age 82)

Richard Thomas Kish


Richard T. Kish age 82, of Walbridge, OH passed away surrounded by his family Thursday, November 23, 2017 at Mercy St. Vincent Hospital. Dick was born October 17, 1935 to Emery and Anna (Skully) Kish. He was a proud graduate of Central Catholic and served our country in the U.S. Army. Dick was a LOF retiree. Dick was an avid Nascar and baseball fan. He was known for his beautiful yard and garden. Above all, Dick loved and cherished his family; children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Dick is survived by his beautiful wife of 60 years; Colleen (Hurst), children; Shawn Marie (Richard) Barteck, Steve (Traci), Dan (Beth), Andy (Tiffany), grandchildren; Katie (Mike) Fitzpatrick, Jonathan (Jenni) Barteck, Taylor Barteck, Dru Kish, Cody Kish, Deric (Katie) Ritchey, Barry Ritchey and Alivia Kish, great-grandchildren; Logan, Reese, Peyton, Madi, McKayla and Zeke, brothers; Larry (Mary Alice), Al (Mika), John (Georgia) and sister-in-law; Pat Kish. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Norma, and brother, Donnie.

Family and friends may visit the Freck Funeral Chapel, 1155 S. Wynn Rd in Oregon on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 from 3 - 8 p.m. where the Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at 11 a.m. at St. Jerome Catholic Church where the family will receive friends after 9 a.m. Burial will follow at Lake Township Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jerome Catholic Church.



 Service Information

November 28, 2017

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Freck Funeral Chapel
1155 S. Wynn Road
Oregon, OH 43616

Funeral Service
November 29, 2017

11:00 AM
St. Jerome Catholic Church
300 Warner
Walbridge, Ohio 43465

November 29, 2017

12:00 PM
Lake Township Cemetery
3550 Walbridge Road
Millbury, Ohio 43447

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