Richard Allen Langhoff
Richard Allen Langhoff
  • August 20, 1974 - June 5, 2017
  • North Carolina

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Richard Allen Langhoff, 42, passed away, Monday, June 5, 2017.
A celebration of Rich's life will be held at 5:00 p.m., Saturday, June 10, 2017, at Hanes Lineberry North Elm in the Lineberry Center, 515 North Elm Street.
Rich was born August 20, 1974, in Willoughby, Ohio, the son of Richard Vernon Langhoff and Anna Virginia Kelly Langhoff. He graduated from Western Guilford High School and studied Art and Graphic Design at Guilford Technical Community College. For twelve years, Rich lived and performed professionally in Nashville, TN. A quote from Rich's Facebook page; "I represent the world class and working class percussionist". Along with playing drums, he had many other talents including drawing and painting. It was known by his family and all of his friends that Rich was an extremely kind hearted soul with a profound sense of humor.
Rich was preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert E. Langhoff, Bonnie P. Langhoff and Robert G. Kelly. Those left to cherish his memory are his parents, Richard Vernon Langhoff and Anna Virginia Kelly Langhoff; brother, Jeremy Philip Langhoff and his fiancé, Claire E. Rogers; grandmother, Ellen Burgess Kelly; uncles, Robert Allen Kelly and his wife, Stacey, Gary Wayne Kelly and his wife, Karen and most special friend, Katherine Cornelia Parries. Also surviving are many aunts, uncles, cousins and numerous good friends.