Richard N. Deal, Sr., 68, of Union City, Ohio passed away peacefully at his home on October 30, 2011. Richard was born in Sidney, Ohio on April 8, 1943 to the late Lawerice and Vinus Deal.
Richard loved watching car races, NASCAR and fixing cars. He was also a big Elvis fan. Richard served his country honorably in the United States Army. He worked as a welder for Tamasco in Winchester, Indiana.
In addition to his parents, Richard is preceded in death by two brothers, Jerry Deal and Jim Deal; a sister, Linda Fenton; two sons, Richard Deal, Jr. and Ben Deal.
Richard is survived by his wife of 48 years, Joanne (Osborne) Deal; two sons, Keith Deal of Saratoga, Indiana and Vincent Deal of Union City, Ohio; four grandchildren, Sara, Chandler, Joey and Chelsea Deal; two brothers, Paul Deal and Larry Deal both of Sidney; three sisters, Shirley and Ronald Midlam, Sue and Mike Elliot and Delores Blankenship all of Sidney.
A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 2:00 PM at Calvary Assembly of God, 720 North Plum Street, Union City, Indiana with Pastor Brian Jenkins being asked to officiate. The family requests memorial contributions are given to Braund Funeral Home to assist with the funeral arrangements.
Services entrusted to Braund Funeral Home in New Madison. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.braundfuneralhome.com.