PIQUA — Randy P. Deal, 62, of Piqua, died at 9:52 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at Miami Valley Hospital. He was born Dec. 5, 1951, in Piqua to Viola (Mader) Deal of Piqua and the late Paul E. Deal. He married Karen M. Dye on Dec. 28, 1985, in Piqua; and she survives.,
Other survivors include his children, Chuck (Glenna) Reed and Jerry (Rachel) Reed all of Piqua, Jill (Paul) Hiles of Akron, Steve (Stacey) Deal and Evelyn Deal all of Piqua; son-in-law, Leland (Teresa) Lumadue of Yeaddiss, Ky.; 14 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two sisters, Jerilyn L. (Jim) Hershey of Troy and Merilee F. Deal of Piqua; and two brothers, Mark A. (Carolyn) Deal of Casstown and Deron G. (Gail) Deal of Piqua. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Ginger Lumadue.
Mr. Deal was a 1970 graduate of Piqua Central High School. He worked at the former Aerovent Fan Co. for 20 years, and retired from Process Equipment Company. He was a member of the Piqua Church of the Brethren and the Miami-Shelby Melody Men Chorus having begun singing with his family at the age of three. He enjoyed walking, being with his grandchildren and helping people in any way he could.
A service to honor his life will begin at 10 a.m. Monday August 11, at the Piqua Church of the Brethren with the Rev. Larry Lutz officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. Sunday at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Piqua Church of the Brethren, 525 Boal Ave., Piqua, OH 45356 or the Miami-Shelby Melody Men Chorus, 4266 W. Demming Rd., Piqua, OH 45356. Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy, to be provided to the family, may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.