February 16, 2013
Friday, February 22, 2013 11:00 A
Richard M. McCalla, 73 of St. Paris, passed away, Saturday, February 16, 2013 in Mercy McAuley Center.
He was born May 18, 1939 in Bornville, Ohio to the late Richard and Laura (Coonrod) McCalla. Richard was a 1957 graduate of Union Local High School in Milford Center. He was employed in the past at William Bailey Company, Springfield, Howard Paper Mill, Urbana and Nestles, Marysville.
Richard enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing his guitar and was an avid reader. He also enjoyed talking and visiting with his friends at the Lawnwood Commons Apartments.
He is survived by his brother, Ronald ”Gene” and Liz McCalla of Davenport, IA, numerous cousins, including, Mildred Cordell of Mechanicsburg, Harold Robinson of Bowersville, Frank Coonrod of Springfield, Harry Coonrod of Enon and Robert Coonrod of Columbus.
Services are currently pending at VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana,
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Community Mercy Hospice, 444 W. Harding Rd., Springfield, Ohio 45504.
Ohio. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com