Henry Richard “Rick” Sturgill, age 69, of Piqua, OH passed away on Sunday, June 27, 2021 in Kettering Hospital, Dayton, OH after a valiant fight with cancer.
Born on April 3, 1952 in Greene County, Rick was a son of the late Henry S and Emma Jean (Kilgore) Sturgill.
He is survived by his loving wife Bonnie Marrs whom he wed in 1973. Together they raised three beautiful children: Brian Sturgill (Tabitha Reasland) of Troy, Dan (Carla) Sturgill of Piqua, and Dixie Gibbons (Jeff Wright) of Arcanum, OH. He was a loving grandfather to five grandchildren: Brian Jason Sturgill, Jr., Kyle Sturgill, Alexis Gibbons, Johnathon Wright, and Carter Reasland.
Rick was a 1971 graduate of Valley View High School in Farmersville, OH. He worked as a machinist for many years and played a significant role on the family farm.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 1, 2021 in Fletcher Cemetery with Father Dan Hunt of St. Boniface Catholic Church presiding. In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to: Neuro Endocrine Tumors Research Fund #310387, C/O James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institution, 460 W. 10th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210. Condolences to the family may be sent to www.shivelyfuneralhomes.com. Suber-Shively Funeral Home, Fletcher, OH is serving the family.
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James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute Fund #310387
460 W. 10th Avenue, Columbus OH 43210