Meadville Tribune

July 25, 2013

Richard Paul DeMaison

Meadville Tribune

GUYS MILLS — Richard Paul DeMaison, 51, of Guys Mills, passed away Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at Meadville Medical Center.

He was born Oct. 25, 1961, at Guys Mills, a son of Roy and Treva Karns DeMaison.

Richard was a 1979 graduate of Maplewood High School. He worked as a licensed practical nurse in long-term care; he was an emergency medical technician and firefighter at both East Mead Volunteer Fire Department and Seneca Volunteer Fire Department. He also worked at Channellock for eight years.

He enjoyed trout fishing and enjoyed working the streams; and hunting.

Richard especially enjoyed his grandchildren.

Survivors include his significant other, Marilyn McLane of North Huntington; his father, Roy, of Guys Mills; two daughters, Heather Stump of Meadville, and Christen and her husband, Daniel Girt, of Blooming Valley; and a son, Richard P. DeMaison Jr. and his wife, Christina, of Meadville. Also surviving are two sisters, Judy DeMaison of Guys Mills, and Carol Mears and her significant other, Scott Marsh, of Guys Mills; a brother, Daniel DeMaison and his wife, Dianne, of Guys Mills; eight grandchildren, Hezekiah Stump, Noah Stump, Abigail Stump, Malecki DeMaison, Richard DeMaison, Maximus Girt, Leonitis Girt and Samson Girt; and three nephews, a niece, two great-nephews, and a great-niece.

Preceding Richard in death were his mother in 2013; a brother, Gary, in 1981; and a son, Andrew Baumgart, in 2005.

A memorial service will be held Saturday at 1 p.m. at Hatheway-Tedesco Funeral Home and Crematory, 614 Baldwin St., Meadville, with the Rev. Father Daniel Prez, pastor of St. Hippolyte Church, officiating. Interment will follow at St. Hippolyte Cemetery, Frenchtown

Memorial contributions can be made to St. Hippolyte Church, 25997 Route 27, Guys Mills, Pa. 16327.

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