Richard Rick Lee Younce

March 21, 1949March 24, 2014

Richard Lee Younce, “Rick” 65, of Dayton passed away Monday, March 24, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father, George Younce Sr., and his sister, Nancy Jane. Rick is survived by his wife, Josephine Goncy; his mother, Julia Dixon of FL; 3 sons, Billy Joe, Douglas and Scott Younce; sisters, Billy Jean, Judy, Diane, Rosie, Ruthie, Wanda and Donna Sue; brothers Joe, Ken, George and Terry. Rick was a US Marine Vietnam Veteran and a 30 year member of the VFW, and he was club manager VFW 2800 for 10 years. Rick was a mechanic for 30 years and a member of American Legion Post 598, Moose Lodge 73 and Millennium Masonic Lodge 777. Funeral service will be 1 pm Thursday March 27, 2014 at TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME – BELMONT CHAPEL, 648 Watervliet Ave with Chaplain Don Leicy officiating, interment to follow at Miami Valley Memory Gardens. Friends may call 6 – 8 pm Wednesday at the funeral home.


  • Visitation Wednesday, March 26, 2014
  • Funeral Service Thursday, March 27, 2014

Richard Rick Lee Younce

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April 6, 2014

We are so sorry for the VFW's loss of Rick. He was a good listener and a friend of all veterans.
May his soul and all the souls of the faithfully departed, through the mercy of God, Rest in peace.
Jackie and Phil Burch

marie guinn

March 29, 2014

Lighting a candle for rick a good friemd

Northa Switzer

March 28, 2014

To the family of Rick,
So sorry to hear of your loss. We have fond memories of the entire Younce family. You all were good neighbors. May you find comfort from our heavenly father during this time.
The Salley Family - Donna, Carolyn, Northa, Marilyn, Dave, Phil, Steve, Naomi and Jim.

Bill and carol Julian

March 27, 2014

So sorry from lose. Rick was great man. From Bill (Fluffy)and Carol Julian

Melissa (Dawn) Leaverton(Hemming)

March 26, 2014

Sorry to hear of the lost of Rick may you find comfort in the lord and may you find healing from family and friends at this time of sorrow. I just keep seeing Rick working at the bar with the smile on his face rest in peace

March 26, 2014

I Love and respect my Brother Rick for his service in the United States Marines and as a Son, Brother, Father and Uncle to numerous nieces and
nephews. We will all miss you and always love you Rick.

Judy Rogers (Crystal River, Fl.)

Tina Glant

March 26, 2014

Rick always had a Smile and that would light up a room. May you rest in peace. You will always missed by many.

Kimbo LittleJohn

March 26, 2014

So Sorry to all the family. I pray for your healing and comfort. Rick will truly be missed by so many. We at the VFW 2800 have lost a big part of our family. RIP Rick we love you!

Wanda Thurston

March 26, 2014

You have always been such a large part of us and our family. We are so proud of you. We will miss you more than you could ever know. I Love You, my dear brother.

Gladys Cooper

March 26, 2014

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.