Richard L. Tielman, 74, formerly of Ashland, passed away Thursday at Shenandoah Manor Nursing Center, Shenandoah.
Born in Ashland, Feb. 20, 1940, he was a son of the late William and Helene Lex Tielman.
He graduated from Butler Township schools and was an Army
veteran. He worked on construction for many years and was last employed by Marko Radiator Inc. until retirement. He was a member of Good Fellowship Club, Ashland, and the VRW Post, Mount Carmel.
Preceding him in death were a son, Mark; a brother, William Tielman; and two sisters, Ruth Reichwein and Dorothy Weldon.
Surviving are a daughter and son, Linda Wilson and Carl Tielman, both of Tennessee; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday from Kull-Heizenroth Funeral Home, Ashland. The Rev. Dana Heckman-Biel will be officiating. Interment will be in Christ Church Cemetery, Fountain Springs. A viewing will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 10 to 11 a.m. Thursday at Kull-Heizenroth Funeral Home. Kull-Heizenroth Funeral Home, Ashland, is in charge of arrangements. Visit the website at www.kullfuneral.com
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