Richard "Steve" Atkinson, age 81 of Brunswick OH, passed away at his home on Friday, August 14, 2020.|
He was a proud member of First Baptist Church in Brunswick, the Brunswick Eagles, and Seville Lodge #74 Free and Accepted Masons. Steve was a volunteer for the BCPAAA, and was recognized and awarded as a tireless worker and advocate for the Salvation Army Red Kettle drive.
He also enjoyed gardening and was an animal lover especially loving his dog, Shaggy.
Steve is survived by his wife of nearly 61 years, Delma (Bower) Atkinson of Brunswick; and his brother-in-law, Morris Bower (Evelyn) of Parkersburg WV.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Orin and Nancy Atkinson; and a brother, Pete Atkinson.
A Celebration of Steve's life will be held at a later date, due to Covid-19. In Steve's memory, memorial donations may be made to either the Salvation Army or the First Baptist Church of Brunswick.