VAN WERT, Ohio — Richard G. “Rick” Bridges, 63, of Van Wert, died at
3:10 a.m. Sunday, June 22, 2014, at Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center -
He was born Aug. 22, 1950, in Lima, Ohio, to the late Hanna (Kozak) Bridges and Glenn Bridges.
His wife, Angela Judith (Boyd) Bridges, preceded him in death. They were married May 24, 1975.
Survivors include children: Abram Bridges of Van Wert, Tonyia Parker
of South Vienna, Ohio, and Amelia Bridges and Mikayla Bridges, both of
Van Wert; mother- and father-in-law: Mr. and Mrs. Harold Boyd of Van
Wert; two brothers; one sister; eight grandchildren, and one
He was preceded in death by a brother.
performed maintenance at Mercy McCauley Center in Urbana, Ohio. He was a
member of Urbana Friends Church in Urbana, and recently had been
attending Good Shepard Church of Nazarene in Van Wert. He was a veteran
of the United States Army.
Services will be held at 10
a.m. Saturday, June 28, 2014, at Good Shepard of the Nazarene Church,
Van Wert. The Revs. Stuart Wyatt and Dave Ridenour will officiate.
Burial will be in Convoy I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Convoy, Ohio.
Preferred memorial is Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.
were handled by Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, Van
Wert. Condolences may be expressed at: www.alspachgearhart.com.