Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Richard A. Subler (June 10, 2013)

Richard A. Subler age 80, of North Star, Ohio passed away at 4:28 A.M. on Monday, June 10, 2013 at The Gardens at Celina. Richard was born January 30, 1933 in North Star, Ohio to the late Alfred H. & Opal C. (Henry) Subler.

Richard is survived by a brother & sister-in-law, Bruce & Darla Subler of North Star; sisters & brother-in-law, Dianne Hemmelgarn of North Star, Suzanne Budde of Maria Stein and Elaine & Vernon McEldowney of Centerville; brother-in-law, Jack Feverston of Centerville; and numerous nieces, nephews and many friends.

In addition to his parents, Richard is also preceded in death by a sister, Barbara Feverston; brothers-in-law, Ed Hemmelgarn, Al Hemmelgarn and Walter Budde; and a sister-in-law, Rita (McEldowney) Subler.

Richard served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Richard retired from New Idea in Coldwater with 48 years of service. Richard was a member of St. Louis Catholic Church in North Star; Holy Name Society of the church and the North Star American Legion. Richard was an avid NASCAR fan and went many years to Daytona and loved going to Eldora Speedway.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Friday, June 14, 2013 at St. Louis Catholic Church in North Star with Rev. Fr. David Zink celebrant. Burial will follow in St. Louis Cemetery in North Star with Military graveside services conducted by the North Star American Legion. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. at Bailey Zechar Funeral Home in Versailles and Friday morning from 9:00 to 10:00 A.M. at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to State of the Heart Hospice. Condolences for the family may be expressed through