Richard S. “Dick” Moreton, 73, of Wilmington, Ohio died 2:10 PM, Thursday, September 8, 2011 at Autumn Years Nursing Center, Sabina, Ohio. Mr. Moreton was born February 26, 1938 in Cincinnati, Ohio, son of the late William Owen Moreton and Dorothy Mae Sellers Moreton. He worked at International Paper for 23 years, prior to that he worked at Irwin Auger Bit.
Mr. Moreton is survived by thee sons, Rick (Stephanie) Moreton of Sabina, Ohio, Michael (Julie) Moreton of Clarksville, Ohio, and Robert (Heidi) Moreton of Sabina, Ohio; two daughters, Jennifer (Kent) Davis of Sabina, Ohio and Barbie Moreton of Sabina, Ohio; two brothers, Tim (Leslie) Moreton of Ft. Mitchell, Kentucky and Dave (Jan) Moreton of Cincinnati, Ohio; a sister, Debbie (Dan) Ruehl of Cincinnati, Ohio; 18 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, two brothers, James Moreton and Bill Moreton, and a sister, Jo Ann Knauss, are preceded in death.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM, Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at the Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, 327 N. South Street, Wilmington, Ohio with Josh Dixon officiating. Burial will be in Sabina Cemetery. Friends may call from 12:00 Noon – 2:00 PM, Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at the Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, 327 N. South Street, Wilmington, Ohio to assist with funeral expenses.