Posted: Fri 2:12 PM, Jan 15, 2016
Funeral Home: Leavitt Funeral Home
Richard Seagrave Buttermore, 62, of Belpre, OH died Friday, January 15th, 2016 peacefully at home with his family and beloved dog, Allie by his side. He was Born January 22,1953, the son of the late Richard D. and Leslie Seagrave Buttermore.
Richard graduated from Parkersburg High School, Denison University and University of Virginia with an MBA. After graduation he returned to work at the family business, Buttermore Jewelers. He then went on to earn his Registered Jeweler and Certified Gemologist Appraiser accreditations. He then purchased the business in 1989 when his parents retired.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Cathy Gibbons Buttermore; son Richard S. Buttermore, Jr., three grandchildren, Evan Richard, Emily Catherine and Riley Seagrave Buttermore two sisters Barbara Hanson of El Monte, California, and Jenny Clark of Chagrin Falls, OH; and two brothers Donald of Huston, Texas, and Richard Radcliffe of Fleming, Ohio.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son Robert Scott Buttermore.
Services will be Tuesday 11:00 AM at Leavitt Funeral Home, Belpre with Dr. Paul Russell officiating. Visitation will be Monday 4-8 PM.
Memorial donations may be made to Parkersburg Humane Society, PO Box 392, Parkersburg, WV 26102.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.LeavittFuneralHome.com.