Richard C. Trill 1958-2017

WARREN — Richard C. Trill, 59, of Warren, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 26, 2017, at his residence.

He was born July 11, 1958, in Warren, a son of Kenneth and Donna Jean Somers Trill.

Richard was a 1976 graduate of Western Reserve High School and was employed in telecommunications for many years with Verizon and most recently, Sunbelt Communications in Cleveland.

He was an avid Buckeyes, Indians and Cleveland Browns fan. He was also a true “do it yourselfer” and loved learning to fix things on his own.

Richard is survived by five siblings, Margaret (Kenneth) Wiland and Patricia Trill, both of Fairborn, Ohio, his twin brother, Larry (Patricia) Trill of Howland, Nancy (Robert) Bloom of Champion and Mary Lynne Hall of Warren. He also leaves behind several nieces and nephews, and four great-nieces.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Thomas Trill; a nephew, Jonathan Trill; and his beloved dog Red, who was his best friend and traveling buddy.

Memorial services will be 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, 533 N. Park Ave., Warren, with the Rev. Thomas Eisweirth officiating. Friends may call 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Richard will be laid to rest in All Souls Cemetery, Bazetta.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that material contributions be made to the Animal Welfare League of Trumbull County, in his memory.

“Dilly Dilly, my good friends… Don’t stop believing!”

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