Richard L. “Dick” Rupp, of Tippecanoe, formerly of Rittman, passed away on July 1, 2010 at Twin City Hospital in Dennison, after a battle with cancer. Born October 3, 1952 in Wadsworth, he was the son of the late Richard and Helen (Lessley) Rupp.

In keeping with Dick’s wishes, he has been cremated without a public visitation. A memorial service and celebration of his life will be held at Dick’s home on July 17 starting at 2 p.m. A covered dish is welcome.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to his family in care of the R.K. Lindsey Funeral Home, 26 Grant St., Dennison, Ohio 44621-1269 to help defray the cost of his final expenses.

R.K. Lindsey Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. A full obituary will appear in the next edition of the Harrison News-Herald.