John Richard Butterfield
John Richard Butterfield, 75, of Malvern, formerly of Cadiz, died suddenly, Thursday, March 18, 2010, at Aultman Hospital.
Born Jan. 31, 1935, in Perry Township, Carroll County, he was the son of the late Wilbur and Esther Olive (McIntosh) Shreffler.
Richard was an avid sports fan, a former member of the American Legion and Vets Club, and drove truck at Century Products for 10 years and at Union Metal Mfg. Co. for 24 years.
He is survived by his wife of many years, Donna Jean (Rogers) Butterfield; two daughters, Kimberly S. (David) Bush and Richele A. Richards, both of Malvern; five grandchildren, Matt, Andy and McKenzie Richards, Kristina (Josh) Vukich and Bryan Bush; two great-grandchildren, Tyler and Jordyn; a sister, Ruth (Jim) Myers of Carrollton; and a brother, Merle Kelley of Carrollton. He will be missed greatly by his family and friends, his best friend Marty, and his dog Missy.
He is preceded in death by his son-in-law Mitch Richards.
Funeral Services were held at Deckman-Bartley Funeral Home in Malvern March 23 with Pastor Gene Dietz officiating. Burial was in Bethlehem Cemetery. Friends unable to attend may register online at www.bartleyfuneralhome.com.