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Richard Leon Weiss

Richard Leon Weiss, 88, passed away Friday June 5, 2015 at the Randolph Nursing Home.  He was born March 8, 1927 in Darke County, Ohio to the late Carl and Iva Smith Weiss.
  Richard was a U.S. Navy Vet of WWII, lifelong farmer and dairy farmer, owned and operated  Glenrich Farms.  He was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church where he also served as a deacon, an elder, Sunday school teacher and also served on the board.  He was a leader of 4-H Darke County, board member of the American Milking Shorthorn Society, Eastern Indiana Livestock Breeders Association and a 1945 Graduate of Jackson Ohio.
  He leaves to cherish his memory; children, Donald (Betty) Weiss of Greenville, Ohio, Ronald (fiancé Lou Ann Gibbs) Weiss of Bradford, Ohio, John (Brenda) Weiss of Union City, Ohio, Cynthia Sue (Mark) Mote of Union City, Ind. and Martha Jane Rydenbark of Oveida, FL; grandchildren, Nathan (Elizabeth) Weiss, Melissa (Brent) Kerns, Christopher (Janelle) Weiss, Casey (Krista) Weiss,Ronda (Brian Rairden) Weiss, Phillip Weiss, Clint (Holly) Weiss, Jamie (Jaime) Weiss, Jason (Kori) Weiss, Cindy Mote, Christy Mote, Jeremy Rydenbark and Sarah (Caleb) Morales; 23 great grandchildren; siblings, Paul (Kay) Weiss of Union City, Ohio, Jim (Esther) Weiss of Pitsburg, Ohio, Mary Lou (Clarence) Frazier of Union City, IN, and Carol (Don) Rank of Greenville, Ohio.
  Richard was preceded in death by his parents; Wife: Glendora Oswalt Weiss, daughter, Judy Weiss “2007;” granddaughter, Carly Mangas; siblings, Janice Foreman and Robert Weiss, and a sister-in-law Ruth Weiss.
  Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Wednesday June 10, 2015 at Reichard Funeral Home Inc. 400 W. Deerfield Rd. Union City, Indiana 47390.  Services are 11:00 a.m. Thursday June 11, 2015 at the Trinity Lutheran Church with the Rev. Gill Krouse officiating.  Burial will follow in the Union City Cemetery.   Memorial contributions can be made to; Trinity Lutheran Church or the American Milking Shorthorn Society with envelopes available at the funeral home.  Online condolences may be expressed at www.reichardfh.com.

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The family of Glen Barr would like to express our deepest sympathy in the passing of Richard.  Richard farmed for Dad for several years on the "old home farm" at the end of Barr Rd.  Dad always thought highly of Richard and Glendora.

Jane Barr Torres Jun 27 2015 12:00 AM

Martha and family I am so sorry for your loss.. Prayers. Sorry  .Glen and Ginny..Thinking of you..

Virginia Main Jun 11 2015 12:00 AM

DON & RON sorry to hear about your dad.

john hunt Jun 10 2015 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy to Richard's children, grand children, and great grand children

May the memories carry you through the days ahead.

Teddi Blocher

Teddi Blocher Jun 10 2015 12:00 AM

My sincerest condolences to the entire family.

Sharon Fleming Jun 10 2015 12:00 AM

Thinking of your whole family at this time.  May all the memories of your dad give you peace at this difficult time.

Gary and Linda Brewer Jun 8 2015 12:00 AM