Richard (Dick) Chevillot, 91 of Mill Hall, passed away on Monday, January 31, 2022.
Dick was an Army veteran of the Korean War Conflict. Before he went on his tour, he bragged about hitch-hiking back and forth from Maryland to Pennsylvania to see his future wife, JoAnne, the mother of The 9 Demon D’s. Known to many as Father, he raised 23 children - and you know who you are!
Dick, worked as a mechanic his whole life. Born in Detroit, he managed Chevillot’s Garage. After moving to Pennsylvania with his family, he worked at Montgomery Ward then Economy Auto Parts Garage.Dick was a long standing member of many Social Clubs; among his most recent favorites were The Forty & Eight and The Sons of Italy.
Dick is survived by his children, Debra, Dennis(Thalla), Daniel(Penny), Dale, DiAnne(Wayne), Donna, Drusilla(Ray), his grandchildren, Jenna(Alvin), Taylor(Connor), Wesley(Sammi), Jessica(Dallas), AJ, Barbara Reese, David Reese(Cynthia), Lori Dende(Dr. Neil), Dr.Douglas Reese(Deanne), Dr. Gregory Reese(Carmin), 12 additional grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wives Jo Chevillot and Corrine Reese Chevillot, also by his two sons, David and Douglas Chevillot, and a brother Russell and sister Marion.
Military Services will be provided by the Jersey Shore Honor Guard in memory of Richard (Dick) Chevillot on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022 at 4:00 pm in the Yost-Gedon Funeral Home & Cremation Services LLC, 121 W. Main St. Lock Haven, Pa. Family and friends will be received in the funeral home from 2:00 pm until the time of the services. (MASK ARE REQUIRED) Interment will be in the St. Agnes Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
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