Richard W. Lines (87) of Pataskala, Ohio, passed away Saturday August 1, 2020. He was born July 23, 1933 in Etna, Ohio to the late Neal and Ruth (Wells) Lines. Richard graduated Etna High School in 1951. He is a proud veteran of the United States Navy. After his service Richard worked and retired from A.T.T. He was a faithful member of the Etna United Methodist Church. Richard is survived by his loving children Gary (Debby) Lines, Frances "Lani" (Jim) Utzinger, and Bruce (Kathy) Lines, 5 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and a host of other family, friends, and loved ones. He is preceded in passing by his wife Betty Jo Lines, daughter Casse Dusenburry, and his sisters and brother-in-laws. There will be a visitation Wednesday August 05, 2020 from 12:00-1:00pm at Kauber-Fraley Funeral Home 289 S. Main St. Pataskala, Ohio 43062. There will be a funeral service to follow beginning at 1:00pm. Following the funeral service there will be a committal service at Pataskala Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Kauber-Fraley Funeral Home. For those attending, you must wear a face mask, and the chapel is able to accommodate 50 patrons at a time.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Aug. 3 to Aug. 4, 2020.