Clarence Richard “Dick” Otto
Clarence Richard “Dick” Otto
VAUGHNSVILLE - Clarence Richard "Dick" Otto, 77, born in Lima on July 7, 1935, died Wednesday morning, April 10, 2013, at his home near Vaughnsville.
He was a graduate of Vaughnsville School, class of 1953. He enlisted in the Navy, from which he was retired. During his career, he was part of the submarine service.
Survivors include his wife, Phyllis Eileen Tewell, whom he married June 7, 1958; a son, Richard Scott (Mary) Otto, of Virginia Beach, Va.; a daughter, Lori Ann (Jon) Bremer, of Muskegon, Mich.; three grandchildren, Kristen, Megan and Jared Bremer; and a sister-in-law, Louise Otto, of Vaughnsville.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Elbert and Helen Turner) Otto; and a brother, Dale Otto.
There will be no service or visitation per Mr. Otto's request. His body has been donated to the University of Toledo Anatomical Donation Program for medical study and research.
Memorial donations are requested for Putnam County Hospice, 139 Court St., Ottawa, OH 45875.
Arrangements by Hartman Sons Funeral Home
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