Richard D. “Dick” Dyer

October 11, 1929 - September 9, 2017

10/11/1929 - 09/09/2017

Past Services

Visitation
Thursday September 14, 2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Cemetery
Friday September 15, 2017
Davis Cemetery
Winding Hill Road
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-6115 | Directions
Visitation
Friday September 15, 2017
9:00 am - 10:00 am
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Service
Friday September 15, 2017
10:00 am
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions

Richard D. “Dick” Dyer, Sr. 87 of Shadyside, Ohio formerly of Bellaire, Ohio died Saturday, September 9, 2017 at the Shadyside Care Center in Shadyside, Ohio.

He was born October 11, 1929 in Shadyside, Ohio a son of the late Harrison and Maude Rose Dyer.

Dick was a retired contractor, a member of the Bellaire Presbyterian Church, where he served as an Elder for forty years, church janitor, Church Mens Club and Sunday School Superintendent for fourteen years, American Legion Post 52 and the Kiwanis Club. He was a veteran of the US Air Force.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Loretta Lee McCombs Dyer on October 20, 2016, one son Daniel Dyer, two sisters, Elizabeth Holloway and Pearl Latos, three brothers, Harrison, Jr., John and Ted Dyer and two stepsons, Brian and Ronald Shunk.

Surviving are his brother, Rev. James (Frances) Dyer of Galion, Ohio, one stepdaughter, Sherry Shunk of Tucson, Arizona, his children, Richard (Linda) Dyer, Jr. of Santa Anna, California, Darren Dyer of Shadyside, Ohio, Christina (Tim) Gable of Marion, Ohio and Michelle (Darin) Darrah of Shadyside, Ohio. Also fourteen grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, Ohio on Thursday from 5 to 7 pm and Friday from 9 am until time of services at 10 am with Pastor Pete Walburn officiating. Interment in the Davis Cemetery, Bellaire, Ohio with Full Military Honors by the Belmont County Veterans Association.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Bellaire Presbyterian Church by going to “TMCFunding.com”.

Share your thoughts and memories with Dick’s family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer. com.

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Jerry Swift
5 years ago

Rich and Family, Sorry to hear about the loss of your Dad. He was a good man whom I knew for over 50 years…Jerry

Cheryl J Skinner, WV Patriot Guard
5 years ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of Richard D. Dyer, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten..
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Air Force Veteran, Richard D. Dyer, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

Jodi Dyer
5 years ago

Rich, Michelle, Christine and Darin I’m so sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.