Obituary for Richard “Dick” Tracy

Written by on October 28, 2019

Richard “Dick” L. Tracy 77
of Kenton

Visitation for Richard “Dick” L. Tracy will be held from 5:00 P.M. till 8:00 P.M. on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at the Price – McElroy Funeral Home in Kenton. Graveside services for Richard “Dick” L. Tracy will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Grove Cemetery.
He died on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. He was born on August 17, 1942 in McVitty to the late John and Evidene (Kelly) Tracy. On June 30, 1963 he married Angie Stephens and she survives in Kenton.
Also surviving are 1 daughter; Stephanie (Alan) Nichols of Alger, 2 sons; Todd (Colleen) Tracy of Urbana and Dean (Lacha Garmon) Tracy of Kenton. 2 sisters; Evelyn Haudenschield of Kenton and Roberta (Tom) Dennis of Kenton. 8 Grandchildren; Heather Tracy, Benjamin (Madison) Tracy, Jacob Tracy, Jennifer Tracy, Samantha Tracy, Markus Nichols, Molly Nichols and Elizabeth Nichols. 4 Great Grandchildren; Caidin Tracy, Ava LeWallen, Brantley Tracy, Saverrah, and Saebien. Numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by 4 sisters; LaDonna Null, Audrey Ensminger, Garnet Jacobs and Loretta Stalter. 4 brothers; Carl Tracy, Robert Tracy, William Tracy and John Tracy.
Dick worked many different jobs throughout his career. He was employed with International Car, Rockwell, Super X, WKTN, ATI, and Carter Steel.
He was a past President of the Kenton Jay Cee’s.
Dick was an avid Ohio State Buckeyes fan. He enjoyed tinkering around his garage and could fix anything and was willing to help anyone.
Dick’s true passion was his family. He loved to spend time with his children and grandchildren, and would become actively involved in any activity he could to spend time with them.
Memorial donations may be made to donor’s choice.
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