Richard W. Synesael
Richard W. Synesael, 72, of Otterbein, passed away April 6, 2013 at Rosewalk Village in Lafayette. Born September 16, 1940 in Lafayette, he was the son of Leo and Harriet Synesael who preceded him in death.
He was married October 9, 1958 to Judith Wilson. He worked at Rea Magnet Wire for 35 years. He enjoyed watching NASCAR and basketball. He was a Navy veteran.
Surviving with his wife are four children, Richard Synesael Jr. (wife Fonda) of Lafayette, Ronda Schau (husband Al) of Carpentersville, IL, Shannon Synesael (wife Kim) of Lafayette, and Crystal O'Neal (husband Randall) of Spring Lake, MI; five grandchildren, Heather, Josh and Brandon Synesael, and Andrew and Yvonne Schau; five great-grandchildren; and two siblings, Randal Synesael of Williamsport and Betty McCoy of Lafayette. He was also preceded in death by one grandson, Benjamin Synesael.
There will be private family services. Simplicity Funeral Care entrusted with care.