Richard A. McKenzie

November 18, 1945 - February 1, 2018

Visitation Location: North United Methodist Church

Visitation Time: Saturday, February 3 (11AM-1PM)

Funeral Service Location: North United Methodist Church

Funeral Service Time: Saturday, February 3 (1PM)

Officiated By: Pastor Don Maxson

Richard A. McKenzie, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away on Thursday, February 1, 2018, at his home.

He was born in Williamstown, WV, on November 18, 1945, to Richard B. and Mary Lucille McKenzie. He was a 1963 graduate of Williamstown High School. He retired from Bell Atlantic Telephone after 30 years and one month of service. He was a faithful member of North United Methodist Church in Ravenswood where he served as Trustee Secretary, Vice President of the Men’s Group and was a past member of the Pastor/Parish Relations Committee.

In his earlier years, he was an avid hunter, trout fisherman, and NASCAR fan. He enjoyed camping with family and friends.

He is survived by his loving wife Sonja; daughters, Jennifer Burks of Orville, OH, Tricia McCarrick (Kevin) of Grafton, OH, Tiffany Tackett (Matt) of Grafton, OH, and Jessica Jeffries of Jane Lew, WV; and a son, Tyler McKenzie of Kenna, WV; he is also survived by 10 grandchildren, Taryn Snowden, Brianna Burks, Sophie McCarrick, Jaylan Snowden, Kenzie McCarrick, Sadie McCarrick, Loral Tackett, April Messenger, Mason Tackett, and Olivia Jeffries; and 1 great granddaughter, Audrianna Asher.

Dick’s request is to be cremated and his remains be placed in a location of his choice by family and friends.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, February 3, 2018, at 1:00 pm at the North United Methodist Church in Ravenswood with Pastor Don Maxson officiating.

Friends may visit the family at the church on Saturday, February 3, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations, in his memory, be made to North United Methodist Church Men’s Group, P.O. Box 335, Ravenswood, WV 26164.

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