Richard R. Lohmier

July 19, 1934April 23, 2014
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Richard R. Lohmier, age 79 of Ravenna, passed away Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Akron City Hospital.

He was born July 19, 1934, in Athens, Ohio, to parents William and Lillian (Ney) Lohmier. Richard was a hardworking man who loved his family. He was an attendant at several service stations throughout the years. Richard proudly served his country as a member of the US Army, and was a member of Immaculate Conception Parish. He was an avid fisherman and also enjoyed bowling.

Richard is survived by his beloved wife of 58 years Betty (Battaglia) Lohmier, as well as their children: Grace (Brian) Beers of Streetsboro, Marjory (Richard) Hauck of Hunting Valley, Richard Lohmier of Stow, and Carl G. Lohmier of Ravenna. Richard’s memory will also be cherished by his grandchildren: Sandy Parker, Jennifer Beers, Nicole (Andrew) Riffle, Maxx Schumann, Brittany (Mathew) Mlazovsky, and Danicia (Dave) Dunlap; his great-grandchildren: Oliver Jacob Riffle, Morgan, and Jack Gehres; his sisters: Marjory Battaglia of Kent and Lilly Ann Haggard of Indiana; as well as many loving nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his sister Isabelle Burns, and his brothers William, John, Robert, and Lender Lohmier.

Friends will be received Sunday, April 27, 2014, from 2:00 – 5:00 PM at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Reverend William Kraynak at 10:00 AM on Monday at Immaculate Conception Church. Entombment will follow at St. Mary Cemetery with military honors provided by the US Army and VFW Post 1055 Honor Guard.

Condolences and memories may be shared at


  • Visitation Sunday, April 27, 2014
  • Mass of Christian Burial Monday, April 28, 2014

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Lilly Ann Haggard

May 16, 2014

I am glad we sat on the swing and had a nice visit not long ago. He could always make us laugh when we were little. He was a good boy. I will miss him. God Bless you, Dick...Love Sis

Valarie Stephenson

April 29, 2014

My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

calvin law

April 28, 2014

Sorry to hear about your loss. My heart goes out to your family. You will be in my prayers. God bless you.

John, Kay & Nathan Matthews

April 27, 2014

Our hearts go out to all of you. May all your special memories comfort you. We will keep your family in our prayers. God Bless.

Sandy Parker

April 26, 2014

I'll miss you so much, Grandpa.

Christopher Newberry

April 25, 2014

I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your husband Betty and your dad Carl . My prayers go out to your family God Bless you all

The staff of Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home

April 24, 2014

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.