May 16, 1928-Jan. 27, 2018

VAN WERT — Richard A. “Dick” Edwards, 89,  of Van Wert passed away on Saturday at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.

He was born May 16, 1928, to Thomas and Margaret (Miller) Edwards  who preceded him in death. 

Dick is survived by four sons, Jim (Linda) McCoy of NC., Tom Edwards and David Edwards of Van Wert, and Paul (D’Nell) Edwards of Haviland,; one daughter, Deborah Ratliff of Muncie, IN.; and two sisters, Patricia Shambarder of Van Wert and Virginia Smith of Virginia.

He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Kent “Bud” Edwards, Keith Edwards, and Tim Edwards.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Harter and Schier Funeral Home in Delphos.  Pastor Jody Harr will officiate.  Burial will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.