Richard P. Stokes

April 06th, 2017

Richard P. Stokes age 64 of Bellevue passed away Apr 6, 2017 at his residence.  He was born Feb. 19, 1953 in Bellevue the son of the late LaMar & Patricia Stokes.

He retired from the Sandusky County Health Department where he was a health inspector and also owned and operated Stokes Classic Arms in Bellevue.  He was a former Green Creek Twp. Trustee and zoning officer.

Richard enjoyed hunting, fishing and cycling.  He participated in many triathlons and mini marathons.

Survivors include his wife; Janice (Hoersten) Stokes who he married Feb. 17, 2016 in Clyde, daughter; Natasha Stokes of Chicago, IL, step-daughter; Shauna Suman of Clyde, step-sons; Troy VanFleet of Bellevue, Tyler VanFleet of Monroeville, 5 step-granddaughters, brothers; Bill Stokes of Clyde, and Jeff Stokes of Draper, UT

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son; Sam Stokes and his sister Julie Stokes.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday, April 11, at 4 pm at Foos and Foos Funeral Service, 151 Yorkshire Place, Bellevue.  Friends will be received immediately following the service until 6 pm.

Memorials may be made to Back to the Wild

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