Richard Lee Spurgeon, 70, of Fremont, Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, April 5, 2022, at his home.
He was born on April 17, 1951, in Angola, Indiana and was the son of Del Russell and Marjorie (Forbes) Spurgeon.
He was a United States Marine Corps veteran.
Richard married Evelyn K. Hall, on May 24, 1975.
Richard had been the owner of S & S Construction for several years.
He was a lifetime member of the Angola American Legion Post 31, a member of the Forty & Eight, and a lifetime member of the Veterans of Foreign War, George Anspaugh Post 7205 in Angola, Indiana.
Surviving is his wife, Evelyn K. Spurgeon of Fremont, Indiana; three sons, William (Dawn) Spurgeon of Pleasant Lake, Indiana, Richard (Jessica) Spurgeon of Fremont, Indiana and John Spurgeon of Fremont, Indiana; two daughters, Sandra (Kevin) Wilder of Avilla, Indiana and Melinda Spurgeon of Fort Wayne, Indiana; two brothers, David Harman and Billy Harman both of Angola, Indiana and 4 sisters, Diana Emerick of Angola, Indiana, Kitty Hettinger of Angola, Indiana, Joyce Brucker of Angola, Indiana and Julie (Max) Warner of Fremont, Indiana. Also surviving are his 23 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren, and one great-grandchild on the way.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Janice Sumney and Marsha Emerick.
Funeral Services will be held at 12 Noon on Tuesday, April 12, 2022, at the Weicht Funeral Home in Angola, Indiana.
Visitation will be from 11-12 Noon on Tuesday, April 12, 2022, prior to the service at the funeral home.
Burial with Military Honors by the Angola American Legion Post 31 and the US Marine Honor Guard will be in South Scott Cemetery, Steuben County, Indiana.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Ryan Park Elementary School for Camp Rhino
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Ryan Park Elementary School for Camp Rhino