Robert Dale Tedrick, age 87 of Londonderry, died Tuesday evening at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, OH. He was born August 4, 1933 to the late William ‘Roy’& Helen Blackstone Tedrick. Also preceding him were two sisters, Eva Jane Frizzell and Joan Baker, and a brother, William Tedrick.
Surviving is his wife, Vivian Hall Tedrick whom he married June 3, 1956, (64 yrs.) daughter, Bobbie Canton (John) of Mineral City and son, Roger Tedrick (Ruthanne) of Gahanna. He leaves behind 5 grandchildren, Stephanie Cooley (Jason), Stacey Locke (Matt), Samantha Canton, Sarah Canton, and Jonathon Canton. He was also proud of his 7 Great Grandchildren, Taylor, Cali, Kaylin, Morrigan, Sadie, Maddox, and Maisey.
Bob graduated from Madison High School in 1951. He served his country in the US Army. He enjoyed hunting with his buddies and was an avid fan of The Ohio State University. He attended the Rose Bowl Game January 1997 with his son Roger. He was a regular attendee of the Freeport Presbyterian Church and was a member of Freeport Masonic Lodge #415 F&AM.
He worked in the dairy industry for over 50 years. Starting with Hillcrest Dairy in Cadiz and retiring as a Production Manager at Superior Dairy in Canton.
A special thank you to the people on Bardall Ridge, especially Ben Bardall who was like a second son in helping Dad around the estate.
Friends and family are welcome to attend calling at the Freeport Presbyterian Church, Saturday, January 23rd from 11:00 am until time of service at 12:00 noon. Due to the Covid-19, Masks are Required. Pastor Jim McConnell will officiate. And burial will follow at Sunset View Cemetery, Londonderry. Online wishes may be made at www.bondfuneralhome.net.