US Army


D. Richard Mumma

December 15, 1933 ~ July 4, 2018 (age 84)

Boardman-Services will be held on Monday at 11 a.m. at the Davis-Becker Funeral Home, 8536 Market St., Boardman, for D. Richard Mumma, 84, who retired from the Pittsburgh & Lake Erie Railroad as superintendent of the P&LE'S Subsidiary,Youngstown & Southern Railway. He died on July 4, 2018 at his home.

Mr. Mumma of Boardman was born December 15, 1933 in Lakewood, Ohio, a son of Donley H. and Helen L. (Buchwald) Mumma, coming to this area in 1936. He was a graduate of South High School and Bowling Green State University.

He was a veteran serving on active duty with the U.S. Army Artillery and a Captain in the Ohio National Guard, receiving a Certificate of Recognition from the Secretary of Defense for his service during the period of the Cold War.

Mr. Mumma was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church, a life member of the Youngstown Traffic Club, and a member of the American Legion.

He leaves no immediate relatives.

Friends may call on Monday from 10-10:45 a.m. at the funeral home, prior to the service. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's favorite charity.

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