STERLING Richard Eugene Wyant, 83, of Sterling passed away on Monday, January 4, 2021 at his home.
He was born October 25, 1937 in Guernsey County the son of Jerry and Edna Marie Gallagher Wyant. He married Winnifred Winnie Massie on March 3, 1973. She survives.
He was a self-employed truck driver for over 60 years. Richard was a member of the First Church of God. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, riding his motorcycle and was a graceful ballroom dancer.
He had served in the Army National Guard.
Surviving in addition to his wife are his children Bill Bentley of Orrville, Debbie Axelrod of Solon, Richard RW (Lora) Wyant of Macon, GA and Alexandria Wyant of Cleveland; grandchildren Taylor, Jordyn and Jared Axelrod; his siblings Sandra O Brian, Kathy Chapman, Manuella Mylander and Rebecca Dawson.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Jerry Wyant.
There will be no calling hours and a memorial service will be held at a later date.
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
Those who wish may make contributions to Ohio s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
Ohio’s Hospice LifeCare, 1900 Akron Road, Wooster, OH 44691
Memorial service at a later date
No calling hours