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Richard "Dick" Wayne Lohr

August 1, 1927 January 7, 2017
Richard "Dick" Wayne Lohr
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Obituary for Richard "Dick" Wayne Lohr

Richard "Dick" Wayne Lohr, age 89, of Holbrook, PA, passed away at home on Saturday, January, 7, 2016 with his family by his side.

Born on August 1, 1927, in Waynesburg, PA, he is the son of the late Jess and Ruth (Yost) Lohr.

Richard graduated in 1945 from Aleppo High School. He served his country in the Army Air Corps from 1945-1947 and was a World War II veteran. Richard was employed for 40 years at Grinnell Fire Protection, Warrendale, PA, where he last held the position of Superintendent. He was a member of the Waynesburg American Legion Post #330. Richard enjoyed farming and his American Saddlebred horses. He also loved to go fishing and hunting with his son. Spending time with his family was always important to him.

He is survived by his son, Rick (Becky) Lohr, of Holbrook, PA; his grandchildren, Nathan (Jennifer) Lohr, Heather (James) Helsel and “D.J.” Richard (Katie) Lohr; great-grandchildren, Gabrielle Colleen Helsel and Remi Rose Lohr; and caregiver, Theresa Cumberledge.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Dorthy Lohr and his daughter, Bonnie Jean Nice; brothers, Bert Lohr and Edwin Lohr; sister Betty McClellan.

Friends are welcome on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 from 4-9 P.M. at the Kesterson-Rush Funeral Home, LLC. 3275 W. Roy Furman Hwy., Rogersville, PA 15359. (724) 499-5181. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 12:00 P.M. at the funeral home with Rev. Jim Jarvis, officiating. Burial with full military honors to follow at Fairview Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Amedisys Hospice, 2183 McClellandtown Road, Masontown, PA 15461 or to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America at 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001.

Please view and sign the online tribute wall at www.kestersonfh.com.

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Visitation

Tuesday

10

Jan

4:00 PM 1/10/2017 4:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 1/10/2017 9:00:00 PM
Kesterson-Rush Funeral Home, LLC.

3275 W. Roy Furman Hwy.
PO Box 434
Rogersville, PA 15359

Kesterson-Rush Funeral Home, LLC.
3275 W. Roy Furman Hwy. Rogersville 15359 PA
United States

Service

Wednesday

11

Jan

12:00 PM 1/11/2017 12:00:00 PM
Kesterson-Rush Funeral Home, LLC.

3275 W. Roy Furman Hwy.
PO Box 434
Rogersville, PA 15359

Kesterson-Rush Funeral Home, LLC.
3275 W. Roy Furman Hwy. Rogersville 15359 PA
United States

Graveside

Wednesday

11

Jan

12:30 PM 1/11/2017 12:30:00 PM
Fairview Cemetery

291 Poland Run Road
Wind Ridge, PA 15380

Fairview Cemetery
291 Poland Run Road Wind Ridge 15380 PA
United States
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