Wyke, Richard Earl 2012

Source: Arner Funeral Chapel web site

Richard E. Wyke 6/8/2012

Richard E. Wyke, 71, died Friday, June 8, 2012 at home. Son of the late Harold and Violet Wyke, he was born in Chester, September 1, 1941.

Dick had worked at the former Hall and Taylor, Smith and Taylor Potteries in Chester before going on to last work at the former Waterford Park Race Track.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Dan Wyke; two sisters, Shirley Gallop and Bonnie Lewis and two grandchildren, Jeffery and Gary Baker.

He is survived at home by his wife, Grace; two sons, William Baker of Newell and Jeff Baker, of Newell; two daughters, JoAnn (Charles) Copestick, of East Liverpool and Penny (Delbert) Williams, of Marietta, OH.; three brothers, Harley Wyke, of CA, Tom Wyke, of Willard, OH and John Wyke, of East Liverpool and Two sisters, Charlene Bailey of Chester and Betty Adkins, of East Liverpool.

Four grandchildren and one great-grandchild also survive.

No services are planned and the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester assisted with arrangements.