Otto “Richard” Schroeder, 79, of Circleville, passed away on Feb. 4, 2016.
He was born on March 25, 1936, in Dayton, to Otto and Lucille (True) Schroeder.
He was an Air Force veteran and a member of Fairview Friends Meeting Church in Wilmington.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Richard is survived by his wife, Oreida (Trimble) Schroeder; children, Otto Richard Schroeder Jr., Teresa Monds, Roger Wayne Schroeder, Deidra Diane Weber, Tina Marie (Michael) Mullen, Stephen Schroeder, Deweese Stewart, Wendalyn Kay Noel and William J. (Elana) Schroeder; 26 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and by numerous other family members.
Cremation has been observed, and a memorial service will be held at a later date.
Wellman Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences can be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal