Born in Canton on August 10, 1948, he was the son of the late Robert and Marjorie (Ewing) Baumgardner. He was also preceded in death by his brother; William Baumgardner; mother and fathers-in-law, Rolland and Irene Myers; brother-in-law, Ward Myers; and sister-in-law, Alice Baumgardner.
Dick loved sports and enjoyed following the Pittsburgh Steelers, New York Yankees, and Los Angeles Lakers. He also loved all genres of music, camping, and most of all, spending time with his family and friends.
On April 14, 1973, he married Vicki Myers, who survives. He also leaves behind his daughter; Lisa (Chuck) McKinney of Dover; his son, David O. (Billie) Baumgardner of Strasburg; grandchildren; Katelynn (Jordan) Mohn, Brittany Vanasse, Charlie (Tiana) McKinney, Ryan McKinney (Lauren Smitley); great-grandchildren, Lilianna, Rosalee, Ivy and Attica; two brothers, Robert Baumgardner, and James (Lauren) Baumgardner; his sister, Judy (Ralph) Cercone; sisters-in-law, Cheryl Baumgardner, Pat Myers, Sherry (Dave) Zimmerman; brothers-in-law, Terry (Linda) Myers, and Kent (Ann) Myers; his grand-dogs, Benji and Gracie; along with several nieces and nephews.
A private graveside service will take place. To sign an online guestbook for Dick, visit the obituary link on the funeral home’s website.
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