MEHL, Rev. Richard F.

MEHL, Rev. Richard F., 82, of Key, OH, died Sunday, February 10, 2013, in Forest Hill Nursing Home, St. Clairsville.

He was born on August 10, 1930, son of the late Paul Asher Mehl and Edna Shepherd Mehl.

Richard was a retired educator with Bellaire Schools, and Pastor of Jacobsburg Bible Church. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great- grandfather and brother.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, John, Bill and Donald Mehl.

Surviving are his loving wife, Jacqueline Clark Mehl; two sons, Thomas (Debbie) Mehl of St. Clairsville. and Steve Mehl of Key; four grandchildren, Zachary (Amy) Mehl, Allison (Jason) Collette, Steve Mehl and Gino Mehl; two great-grandchildren, Matthew and Maria Collette; a brother, Rev. Charles (Carolyn) Mehl of Cadiz; two sisters, Pauline (Paul) Dunfee of Bellaire, and Virginia (Carl) Bero of Florida; a sister-in-law, Beulah Mehl of West Bellaire.

Family and friends will be received at the Toothman Funeral Home in St. Clairsville on Tuesday from 4-8 p.m., where services will be held on Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Charles Mehl and Rev. Bill Marinelli officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove.