Richard A. McCallister, 84, of Huron, died July 13, 2012.
He was the beloved husband of 60 years to Carolyn (Bowers); loving father of Brooke Caplin (Dr. Stuart), Robin (Richard) Donahey, Tracy (Dr. Richard) Ranchoff and Holly (Terry) Miller; cherished grandfather of Tammy (Greg) Jones, Richard (Danielle) Caplin, Dr. Courtney (James) Wold, Andrea Caplin, Erica, Kyle and Chad Miller, Brittany and Grant Ranchoff, Robert and Ryann Donahey; great-grandfather of Allister, Annabel, Estelle and Rosalyn Jones; dear brother of the late Robert; and brother-in-law of Elizabeth (Leland) Moree. He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and many dear friends.
He will also be missed by his devoted poodles, Minnie and Lola.
The family requests, in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to The University of Toledo, College of Education, 2801 W. Bancroft, Toledo, OH 43606.
Graveside services will be at noon Monday, July 23, at Toledo Memorial Park, 6382 Monroe St., Sylvania, Ohio. Please meet inside the front door.
Arrangements were entrusted to A. Ripepi & Sons Funeral Home, 18149 Bagley Road, Middleburg Heights, Ohio. Condolences may be shared at ARipepiandSons.com.