Richard Eugene Kleinert III

March 17, 1993 ~ August 28, 2023 (age 30) 30 Years Old


Richard Eugene Kleinert III, 30, of New Lexington, Ohio, passed away on August 28, 2023 at his home in New Lexington, Ohio.

Born March 17, 1993, in Zanesville, Ohio to Richard E. Jr. and Rose M. Shaner Kleinert.

He truly loved his kids, liked the outdoors, playing Mine Craft with Bubba and playing dress up with Sis.

In addition to his parents he is survived by his wife, Aftan D. Houston Kleinert; children, Richard E. “Bub” Kleinert, IV and Octoberlynn “Dawn” Kleinert ; grandmothers, Edith Kleinert of Arkansas and Regina Houston; sister, Maria J. Kleinert; several aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert and Hazel Shaner, Richard E. Kleinert, Sr. ; father-in-law, Charles Houston.

Calling hours will be held from 11am-1pm with funeral services at 1:00pm on Tuesday, September 5, 2023 at Roberts-Winegardner Funeral Home, 304 Mill Street, New Lexington, Ohio with Reverend Richard Newlon officiating.

Burial will follow in New Lexington Cemetery, New Lexington, Ohio.

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Funeral Service
September 5, 2023

1:00 PM
Roberts-Winegardner Funeral Home
304 Mill St
New Lexington, OH 43764

September 5, 2023

11:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Roberts-Winegardner Funeral Home
304 Mill St
New Lexington, OH 43764


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