Richard E. Pangborn, age 81, of Ashville, passed away on Saturday, July 16, 2016, at his residence.
He was born on July 29, 1934, in Delaware, the son of the late Dale Carl and Georgie M. Bartman Pangborn.
He was married to Betty L. Camelin Pangborn, who preceded him in death in 1994.
Richard is also preceded in death by a stepson, Richard Grant Mitchell Jr.; and a brother, Larry Pangborn.
Richard worked many years for Consolidated Stores and served in the US Army from 1957 to 1959.
Richard is survived by step-sons, Randall L. Mitchell of Indiana and Frank E. Mitchell of Columbus; brothers, William D. of California and Robert O. of Arkansas; sisters, Elizabeth Joanne Fisher of Hardington, Ohio, and Delores Ketchum of Florida; step-grandchildren, Ricky, Mathew, Sarah Mitchell, Heather Tylenda and Holly Smith of New York, Crystal and Angela Mitchell of Ashville and Jami Sargent and Richard Baize of Indiana; step-great-grandchildren, Anna Mitchell, Markie Mitchell, Harper Mitchell, Layla Smith, Madison and Logan Tylenda, Jaelyn Mitchell, Joe and Roger Sargent and Ruari Baize.
Service will be held at noon on Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at the Oliver-Cheek Funeral Home, 420 W. Main St., Ashville. Rev. William Snider will officiate. Interment will follow in Reber Hill Cemetery, Ashville, with AMVETS 2256 graveside service. Family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the time of service at noon Tuesday at the funeral home.
Online guestbook can be found at www.olivercheekfuneralhome.com.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal