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Richard G. Carlisle

August 13, 2020

Richard G Carlisle, retired Huron County Veteran Services Officer, age 72, of Norwalk, passed away Thursday, August 13, 2020, at the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center.

He was born May 16, 1948, to the late Robert and Martha Carlisle in Dover, OH. After graduating from New Philadelphia High School in 1966, he proudly served in Vietnam in the 101st Airborn Division and continued to be an advocate for veterans in his professional and personal life up until his last days. He enjoyed traveling with his wife and supporting the local arts and athletics.


He is survived by his children, Seamus (Pennilane) Carlisle of Independence and Michael (Melissa) Carlisle of Westlake; grandchildren; Marian, Samuel and Corinne; many loved siblings, nieces and nephews and his beloved dog, Checkers.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Susan (Semple) Carlisle in 2018.


Arrangements entrusted to the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk.

Memorial contributions may be sent to The Endowment Fund for Norwalk City Schools, P.O. Box 445, Norwalk, Ohio 44857, or WAGS 4 Warriors, P.O. Box 41191, Brecksville, Ohio 44141.

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Richard G Carlisle, retired Huron County Veteran Services Officer, age 72, of Norwalk, passed away Thursday, August 13, 2020, at the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center.

He was born May 16, 1948, to the late Robert and Martha Carlisle in Dover, OH. After graduating from New Philadelphia High School in 1966, he proudly served in Vietnam in the 101st Airborn Division and continued to be an advocate for veterans in his professional and personal life up until his last days. He enjoyed traveling with his wife and supporting the local arts and athletics.


He is survived by his children, Seamus (Pennilane) Carlisle of Independence and Michael (Melissa) Carlisle of Westlake; grandchildren; Marian, Samuel and Corinne; many loved siblings, nieces and nephews and his beloved dog, Checkers.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Susan (Semple) Carlisle in 2018.


Arrangements entrusted to the Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main Street, Norwalk.

Memorial contributions may be sent to The Endowment Fund for Norwalk City Schools, P.O. Box 445, Norwalk, Ohio 44857, or WAGS 4 Warriors, P.O. Box 41191, Brecksville, Ohio 44141.

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Kathleen Semple

OH
August 18, 2020

Dick was married to my sister and became an essential part of my family when I was 8 years old. He was the spark at every celebration and the rock during any difficulty. I loved him and will miss him always. My brother. My friend.

Karen

Fredericktown, OH, Knox
August 17, 2020

So sorry for the loss of Richard. I grew up with him from grade school until we graduated he was a wonderful person God Bless his family

Karen

Fredericktown, OH, Knox
August 17, 2020

So sorry for the loss of Richard. I grew up with him from grade school until we graduated he was a wonderful person God Bless his family

Karen

Fredericktown, OH, Knox
August 17, 2020

So sorry for the loss of Richard. I grew up with him from grade school until we graduated he was a wonderful person God Bless his family