Richard P. “Dick” Cummings, 75, of Dennison, passed away Monday, May 16, 2011 following a brief illness. Born July 20, 1935, he was a son of the late W. Paul and Mary Jane (Van Lehn) Cummings. A life resident of the area, Dick graduated from Dennison High School in 1954.

Dick was preceded in death by his parents.

Services for Dick, officiated by Rev. Doug Mallernee, will be held at 5 p.m. on Friday, May 20, 2011 in the R. K. Lindsey Funeral Home at Dennison. Family and friends are invited to call at the funeral home for visitation from 3 until 5 p.m. on Friday, May 20, 2011. Those wishing to honor Dick with a memorial donation are encouraged to do so to Community Hospice, 201 W. Third St., Dover, OH 44622. A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.