Dick Culp
Dick Culp

Dec. 7, 1940

Dec. 16, 2017

DELPHOS — Richard "Dick" L. Culp, 77, of Delphos passed away on Saturday at St. Rita’s Medical Center.

He was born on December 7, 1940, to Lloyd and Marcile (Moreo) Culp, who both preceded him in death. He was united in marriage on Jan. 8, 1966, to Etta B. Diltz, who survives in Delphos

Dick is also survived by two daughters, Angie (Eric) Carder and Brenda (Cory) Rode, both of Delphos; one brother, Bill (LaDonna) Culp of Delphos; four grandchildren, Austin, Devyn, Jesse and Riley; sister in law, Joan Culp of Delphos; and brother in law, Bob Roehm of Delphos.

He was also preceded in death by one brother, Gene Culp; and a sister, Jeanette Roehm.

Dick was a graduate of Delphos Jefferson High School. He was a member of the National Guard and retired from International Harvester where he had worked for over 29 years. He was also a member of the Delphos Eagles Aerie 471, and the Black Swamp Rifle Club. Dick did not like to sit still. He always wanted to be working on something. He loved old cars, his Cub Cadet, gardening and riding his bike. He was very caring and loved spending time with his children and grandchildren

Funeral Services will be held at noon on Thursday at Harter & Schier Funeral Home, the Rev. Pam Geise officiating. Burial will follow in Walnut Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of service Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Delphos Wesleyan Church.

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