MILLFIELD, Ohio - Donald Richard "Dick" Kasler, 72, of Millfield, Ohio, died on Aug. 31, 2011, at his home of pancreatic cancer, with his family at his side.
Born Feb 10, 1939, at the home of his parents Richard and Hilda Kasler.
He is survived by his mother of 97 years; and his wife of 54 years, Virginia C. Frash Kasler; two daughters, Rebeka (Becky) Kasler Muhn (her husband, Brian) and Linda Kasler Runk (her husband, David); two brothers, Joe Kasler (his wife, Virginia Lee) and Jim Kasler (his wife, Vickie); three grandchildren, Rachel Keenan (her husband Michael), Ryan McClung (his wife, Shayla), Lindsey Thomas (her husband, David); one great-grandson, David L Thomas; many nieces and nephews; and friends.
His father, Richard Kasler, preceded him in death.
Dick worked as a jet mechanic for four years, a machinist for 18 years and as a heating/cooling technician for 29 years. He has been a member of the Athens North Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses for 44 years.
He enjoyed reading, motorcycling, traveling to the Western mountains, flying on a flight simulator, working with his John Deere tractors (especially mowing).
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Appalachian Community Hospice, 38 Herrold Ave., Athens, Ohio, 45701;
Arrangements are by Hughes-Moquin Funeral Home where you may send the family a message of sympathy at www.hughesmoquinfuneralhome.com