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The Mount Vernon Signal, Thursday, April 29, 2004


Richard Lee Collett


Richard Lee "Ricky" Collett, of Paint Lick, formerly of Brodhead, died Sunday, April 25, 2004 at his home. A native of Danville, he was a member of the Wayside Christian Church, American Legion 101st Airborne Division Association, Vietnam Veterans of America and the National Association of Retired Federal Employees. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War.


Survivors are his wife, Charlotte Burnell Collett of Paint Lick; a step sister, Melodie Hauck of Germantown, Ohio; step mother, Mary Collett of Dayton, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his mother, the former Lillian Wallin and his father, Ollie J. Collett.


Funeral services will be held Tuesday at the Wayside Christian Church in Berea with the Rev. Ron Lutes officiating.


Honorary pallbearers will be officers of the church.


Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Wayside Christian Church Building Fund.


Davis & Powell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.