Richard E. "Dickie" Munson


Richard E. "Dickie" Munson, 59, of Bloomdale, passed away Friday afternoon, June 16, 2017 at the ProMedica Toledo Hospital, in Toledo.

He was born on February 5, 1958 in Fostoria, to the late Harold and Phyllis (Vogel) Munson.  He married Cathy Lynn Schmitz, and she preceded him in death on November 27, 2008.

He is survived by sons, Marcus (Abby) Munson, of Jerry City and Michael (Bonnie) Crowe, of Stafford, VA; and daughter, Carys Fitzgerald, of Swanton; 13 grandchildren; brothers, Bill (Kate) Munson, of Fostoria and Jim (Shirley) Munson, of Bradenton, Florida; and a sister, Susan Ford, of Boston, MA.

Dickie was a 1976 Fostoria High School graduate.  He went on to serve his country in the U.S Army, for which we are a grateful nation.  He was a carpenter by trade, formerly working for D & D Construction.  He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his grandchildren and his family. 

Dickie was a wonderful, caring, and understanding dad who will be dearly missed.

Military Honors performed by the Fostoria United Veterans will be 10 am on Tuesday, June 27 at the Veteran’s Chapel of Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria.

He will be laid to rest privately in Knollcrest Cemetery, Arcadia.

Memorial contributions are requested to the Munson family.  Online expressions of sympathy may be made by visiting

Mann-Hare-Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria, has been entrusted with arrangements.

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David Munson Chestnut

Dear Bill, Jim and Susan, I am sorry to hear this news. Thank you for calling me Bill. I pray you all will be blessed with better health.

 Posted July 2, 2017 - 9:23pm
Ray & Elaine Chartier

Dear Jim & Shirley and the Munson family,

So sorry to hear of the passing of your dear brother, Dickie. May God watch over you at this most difficult time.

 Posted June 27, 2017 - 10:50pm
Helen Heckathorn

Susan, I'm so sorry to hear about your brother. Prayers to you & your family.

 Posted June 22, 2017 - 11:05pm
Deb & Dale Treier

Susan Ford: Sorry to hear of the loss of your brother. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Munson family.

 Posted June 22, 2017 - 3:56pm
Johnnie Bish

One more salute. Thanks for your friendship when we were young.

 Posted June 22, 2017 - 3:35pm
Janice Hill

Jim and Shirley please except our condolences!! Keep all your fond memories close to your heart during these difficult days!! Love you, Dave and Jann Hill

 Posted June 21, 2017 - 6:08pm
Pam Young (Price)

Dear Munson family, I am so sorry to hear about Dickie. I have many great memories from our childhood on Buckley St. Dickie was a lot of fun, always laughing and being ornery. Deepest sympathy to all of you at this sad time.

 Posted June 21, 2017 - 5:32pm

May he be at Peace. Deepest sympathy. May God' s love, family and friends comfort you.

 Posted June 19, 2017 - 9:25am
Stephen Finsel

So sorry to see Dicky has died, RIP brother!

 Posted June 17, 2017 - 2:18pm

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