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Richard "Dick" Beaty

January 1, 1942 ~ July 10, 2022 (age 80)


Richard (Dick) Beaty, age 80 of St. Paris, Ohio passed away Sunday, July 10, 2022 at Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton.

Dick was born on January 1, 1942 the son of the late Paul Beaty and Wanda (Ruth) McIntire Haslett. Dick was a veteran flight engineer for the Air Force and a retired auto body mechanic. Dick enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Dick was a jack-of-all-trades and he would make or do anything he put his mind to.

On May 1, 1965 he married Ruth (Lauderback) Beaty in St. Paris, Ohio.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years, sons Kevin (Kathy) Beaty, Keith (Robyn) Beaty, Kurt (Paula) Beaty; step-son Seth Stowers; grandchildren Rebekah (Sean) Doyle, Sarah (Christopher) Leath, Mathew Beaty, Mark (fiancé Taylor) Beaty; great grandchildren Brenna Jessee, McKenna Kouse, Wyatt Kouse, Liam Doyle, Lukas Beaty, Nolan-Royce Beaty and good friend, Tim Piper.

Dick is preceded in death by his parents and stepfather, Jim Haslett.

At Dick’s request only a private family service will be held.

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