Richard McLennan Obituary (1957 – 2021) – Toledo, OH


Richard “Rick” John McLennan

Richard “Rick” John McLennan, 63, of Toledo, died on August 8, 2021 at his home. Richard was born on September 7, 1957 in Toledo to Frank and Kathleen (Godwin) McLennan.

He was a city clerk for the City of Columbia, TN Parks and Recreation for 13 years. Rick moved back to Toledo and worked for Eagle Cab for many years and retired from Toledo Seagate Food Bank. At Paul and Dee’s, Rick could always be found with a beer in hand and having a good time. In his spare time he liked to fish. Rick made friends with everyone he met and enjoyed helping people. He gave his last dollar to anyone who needed it.

He will remember his daughters Tarena (Gregory Ballez) McLennan and Cathy (Alexander) MacDonald; Grandson, LeAndre Martinez, Johnathan McLennan, Lilyanna, Cataleia, Titus, Luke, Nevaeh, Alyssia, Alexander Jr., and David MacDonald; Great-grandchildren, Nolan and Owen Farley; and siblings, Betty, Helen, Nancy and Carl.

Rick was preceded in death by his parents; Daughter Tina Urbina; and siblings, William, Harold, Donald and Barbara.

The family welcomes guests on Sunday, August 15, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions – SW Chapel, 4752 Heatherdowns Blvd. (419-381-1900) where the funeral begins at 12:00 p.m.

In memory of Rick, memorial donations can be made to the family in the care of Tarena McLennan.

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Published by The Blade on August 12, 2021.