Beloved father, cherished grandfather, treasured brother, uncle and friend, Richard John Ott, age 73, passed away in Longview, Texas on May 5, 2021. Richard was born on February 15, 1948 in LeMesa, California to John Richard Ott and Manie Margaret Minford Ott.
Richard is preceded in death by his wife, Johnette Ott, and his father, John Richard Ott. He is survived by his son, Crystal (Chris) Ott and his wife, Connie; his daughter, Sara Ott; grandchildren, Isabel Wilcox and Clementine Wilcox; his mother, Manie Margaret Minford Ott; siblings, Darlene Carol Rosemary, Sharon Marie Ott and Michael Dale Ott and his wife, Denise; cousin, Roy Raymond Reynolds and his wife, Beverly, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Richard proudly served his country in United States Army and later worked for many years as a carpenter in the construction industry. He was well loved and will be deeply missed by all who knew him. Online condolences may be offered at www.meadowbrookfh.com