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Richard E. Tanner

November 28, 1943 ~ April 2, 2022 (age 78)


Richard Eugene Tanner, 78, of Cadiz, passed away Saturday, April 2, 2022 at Trinity Medical Center West in Steubenville, Ohio with his family by his side. He was born November 28, 1943 in Martins Ferry, Ohio a son of the late Lloyd Eugene and Maxine Hobaugh Rutledge.

He was a member of the Scott United Methodist Church and the F.O.E. Aerie #2162 both in Cadiz and was a retired police officer, truck driver and store manager.

He is survived by his son, Andy (Amy) Tanner of Hopedale; 3 daughters: Jackie (Mark) Hall of Cleveland, Janeen (David) Mills of Texas and Jaynelle (Chris) Mansfield of Cadiz; 9 Grandchildren: Lindsey, Ty, Ryan, Sarah, Carlie, Brice, Brandon, Kayla and Ashley; 14 Great Grandchildren; a brother, Forrest Tanner of Scio; and 2 sisters: Shirley Ross of Alliance and Louise (Bill) Frontz of Cadiz, Ohio.

Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, April 6, 2022, from 5-8 at Clark-Kirkland-Barr Funeral Home, Cadiz where funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Donna Bishop officiating. Burial will follow at Olive Branch Cemetery, Harrisville, Ohio.

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April 6, 2022

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Clark-Kirkland-Barr Funeral Home
172 South Main Street
Cadiz, OH 43907

Funeral Service
April 7, 2022

11:00 AM
Clark-Kirkland-Barr Funeral Home
172 South Main Street
Cadiz, OH 43907

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