CRIDERSVILLE — Dennis F. Regedanz, 60, died at 8:21 a.m. June 7, 2013, at Lima Memorial Health System emergency room.
He was born Sept. 28, 1952, in Lima to Glenn F. and Genevieve Plaugher Regedanz. On May 18, 1973, he married Sue R. Glick, who survives.
Mr. Regedanz was a 1972 graduate of Allen East High School. He worked as a self-employed contractor together with his son, Brad. He was an expert craftsman and loved to work with his hands. His greatest joy was his grandchildren. He was affectionately known to many who knew him as “PaPa.”
Survivors also include a son, Bradley G. Regedanz, of Waynesfield; a daughter, Lisa L. (Tom) Schultz, of Waynesfield; four grandchildren, Josalyn, Jaelyn, Evelyn and Braelyn; a brother, Darrell (Paula) Huffer, of Lakeview; a sister, Myrna (Tom) Feltz, of Lima; and an uncle, Ben Kundert, of Lima.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Dale and Jim Huffer.
Services will begin at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services Eastside Chapel. Pastor Don Smith will officiate. Entombment will be in Memorial Park Mausoleum in Lima.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family.