Richard E. Lothridge, Jr.

Posted on Jan 4, 2013

Richard E. Lothridge, Jr., 59, of Geneva died at 1:50 a.m. on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne. He was born on Saturday, August 1, 1953 in Portland. He was married on Friday, October 14, 1977 in Portland to Jackie Bailey.
He is survived by his mother, Margaret (Price) Gallets of Portland; step-father, Harold Gallets of Portland; his wife of Geneva; five sons, Richard T. Lothridge of Portland; Thomas Lothridge of Geneva; Clayton (Casey) Lothridge of Decatur; and Chad Lothridge; and Jason Lothridge, both of Indianapolis; daughter, Autumn Lothridge of Geneva; four brothers, David Lothridge of Bellview, Nebraska; Jim Lothridge of Union City; and Russell Lothridge; and Steven Lothridge, both of Portland; and six sisters, Deborah Denney; Tina Twigg; and Luann Gallets, all of Portland; Peggy Thomas; and Jennifer Gallets, both of Muncie; and Patty Baker of Harrodsburg, Kentucky.
He was preceded in death by his father, Richard E. Lothridge, Sr.
Visitation will be from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 5 at Downing & Glancy Funeral Home, 100 N Washington St., Geneva with the funeral service following at 5:30 p.m. Officiating will be Pastor Phil Jellison. Burial will be at a later date at the Marion National Cemetery in Marion.
Arrangements provided by Downing & Glancy Funeral Home in Geneva.