Dr. Richard Stockton Veazey

April 11, 1931December 29, 2018

Dr. Richard S. Veazey, DDS, 87, passed away on December 29, 2018. He was born April 11, 1931, to Louis A. Veazey and Alice Chambers Veazey in Charleston, West Virginia. He attended Charleston Catholic High School, Marshall University and the University of Pittsburgh where he graduated as a dentist. He served in the United State Air Force for two years, based in Wiesbaden, Germany. He married his wife, Mary Ann, an Air Force nurse, in Switzerland in 1958. He was a dentist for many years before retiring. His favorite past times were playing billiards, bowling, golf, line dancing, gardening, traveling, which included many cruises, and chaired “Adopt a Road” for many years. He was a member of the West Virginia Dental Society, a lifetime member of the American Dental Association and a member of Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church.

He was predeceased by his loving wife Mary Ann, sister Jane Ann Lewis, sister Norma Sexton, and a son, Louis Alan Veazey. He is survived by his sons Gregory and Mark, sisters Joanette Gould and Martha DiTrapano, both of Charleston, West Virginia, and grandson Louis Takeru Veazey.

The Funeral Mass for Richard will be held at Our Lady of Hope at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, January 16, 2019.


  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Dr. Richard Stockton Veazey

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Suzanne Preston

January 10, 2019

My deepest sympathy to the family he was a great man