Richard C. Stoltz

TROY - Richard C. Stoltz, 86, of Troy, passed away at his son's residence in Lascassas, Tenn., on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013.

He was born on Jan. 18, 1927, to the late Harold and Mildred (Barnett) Stoltz. Richard was married in 1946 to the late Barbara J. (Strobridge) Stoltz, who passed away on Aug. 23, 2012.

Richard is survived by his daughter, Linda Williamson of Troy, and his son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Tamara Stoltz of Lascassas, Tenn.; six grandchildren, Susan Taylor, Jennifer August, Heather York, Shawn Stoltz, Leslie Walton and Bobbi Jo Stoltz; 14 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents and spouse, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Emerson, Robert and Jerry.

Richard was a member of Vandalia Baptist Temple. He served in the U.S. Navy and following his service, was employed at NCR for 25 years. Later, Richard worked at Stoltz Well Drilling Company and also with the Troy Board of Education in the Maintenance Department.

Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at the Baird Funeral Home, Troy. Interment will follow in Miami Memorial Park, Covington. Family will receive friends from 10-11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Miami Valley Chapter, 31 W. Whipp Road, Dayton, OH 45459. Friends may express condolences to the family through

Funeral Home

Baird Funeral Home
555 N. Market St. Troy, OH 45373

Published in Piqua Daily Call on Oct. 14, 2013