Richard W. Smalley 1965-2013

NEWTON FALLS – Richard Wallace Smalley, 47, entered into eternal rest Sunday, April 28, 2013, at his residence of heart complications.

Richard was born in Warren, Dec. 20, 1965, the son of James and Penny Powell Smalley.

Richard was a B.O.F. melter at WCI and then RG Steel for 23 years. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle, watching racing, traveling, repairing computers for friends, and he had a knack for teasing people all in good fun. His greatest pleasure was taking care of his dog Louie and his cat Lizzie.

Loving memories of Richard will be carried on by his mother of Newton Falls; daughters, Rachel (Eric) Terwilliger of South Korea and Danelle A. Smalley of Newton Falls; his brother, Robert Smalley of Boardman, and many nieces and nephews.

Richard was preceded in death by his father.

Calling hours will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at James Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Richard will be laid to rest in Newton Falls Cemetery.

Arrangements have been entrusted to James Funeral Home, 8 E. Broad St., Newton Falls, OH 44444, 330-872-5440. Family and friends may view this obituary and send condolences to the family at

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