ANSONIA - Richard "Dick" Campbell, 84, of Ansonia, passed away on March 19, 2014 at 4:10 p.m. at Heartland Nursing Home where he has been a residence since breaking his hip on Jan. 18, 2014.
Richard was born on March 23, 1929 in Rossburg, Ohio to the late Frank and Maude (Cundiff) Campbell.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth (Leis) Campbell whom he had been married to for 57 years; five sisters, Edna, Daisy, Aileen, Pauline, and Betty; four brothers, Ray "Sam", Neal, Jacob "Jake", and Gene.
Until his accident, Dick had kept busy with his Campbell Bulldozing and Excavating business for over 55 years and continued to live on the family farm.
He is survived by his son, Dale Richard "Rick" Campbell of Anderson, Ind. and his son and daughter-in-law Larry Dean and Beth Campbell of Ansonia; grandchildren, Stephanie Campbell, Josh and Keri Campbell, Brian and April Campbell, Kelly (Campbell) and Shawn Priem; four great-grandchildren; two step great-grandchildren; three step great great-grandchildren; sister, Gertrude "Gertie" Leis of Ansonia, sister and brother-in-law Ruth E. and Millard H. Bowman of Greenville, and sister-in-law Mildred Campbell of Rossburg; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, at Oliver-Floyd Funeral Home in Greenville with the Rev. Steve Shoop officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenville Township Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 9:30 a.m. till the time of services.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ansonia Rescue or to Heartland Hospice Services of Dayton, 3131 S. Dixie Dr. Suite 208 Dayton, OH 45439. Condolences may be left for the family at www.oliverfloyd.com.