Richard D. Polilli

Born: 08/01/1942 Passed:

Richard D. Polilli, age 75, passed away January 11, 2018 following an extended illness. He was born August 1, 1942 in Dover, Ohio. He was a mechanic of everything.  There was nothing he couldn’t fix.

He is survived by his children, Kristine (Jon) Kinsey, Richard (Danny) Polilli, and Connie (Hyle) Volzer; longtime companion of 18 years, Mattie Searcy; grandchildren, Jackson Volzer and Joshua (Candi) Carlisle; great-grandchildren, Joe and Cash Carlisle, Daniel (Katie) Polilli and Adriana Polilli and Jessica (Josh) Doane; great-grandchildren, Kaden, Payton and Presley Doane; two brothers, Otto (Vickie) Polilli Jr. and Denny (Emma) Polilli; his extended family of Mattie’s in North Carolina who adopted him as “Papa Pete” and lastly, his beloved dachshund dogs, Gidgett and Einstein and the many dachshunds he had throughout his life.

He is preceded in death by his father, Otto and mother, Helen Polilli and his wife Nancy Polilli.

In keeping with the family’s wishes, no public services are planned. A private family memorial will be held at a later date. Special recognition and thanks is given to Mattie for her constant care and Connie for the endless trips to the countless doctor appointments that she and Mattie traveled. Condolences can be shared with the family at

Heritage Cremation Society





5 Tributes to Richard D. Polilli

  1. Ken & Susan Hawkins says:

    Kris,Danny & Connie

    So sorry to hear about your dad, you have our deepest sympathy..

  2. Marsha Mari & Bonnie Domer says:

    Dear Denny, Emma, Otto, Vickie and Family
    Holding all in Our Prayers on the passing of Your Brother.

  3. Donna Kohler says:

    As living next door to Connie, I know her dedication to her dad. If there was a reward for daughter of the year, you would be it. So sorry for your loss Connie. I feel your pain. Getting thru the loss of a love one is awful. Hold your head up high, you did everything earthly to keep that man alive. Bless you

  4. Debra Lopez Shirley Davis says:

    Are Prayers are with all of you Aunt Mattie and family

  5. Sondra and Colin Ring says:

    So sorry for your loss. You will remain in our prayers at this time.

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