Born June 28, 1937 in Canton he was a son of the late Robert and Cleoa Pyle Gummere.
Dick was a teacher, coach, principal, superintendent, and treasurer at several different school districts throughout the area.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Judith Osburn Gummere whom he married on August 31, 1963; children, Jay (Sally) Gummere of Granville, Trevor (Beth) Gummere of Aurora; siblings, Joan Hayward of Texas, Bob Gummere of Hilton Head; grandchildren, Jordan, Megan, Hogan, Ryan Gummere and Evelyn Keefer.
Cremation has been entrusted to the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home and Crematory at Dover. There are no services or calling hours. Those wishing to express their fondest memories of Dick may do so by visiting the online obituaries link on the funeral home’s website.
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