Richard Keith Oberholtzer
Richard Keith Oberholtzer
  • January 19, 1925 - March 8, 2017
  • Greensboro, North Carolina

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Greensboro - Richard K. (Dick) Oberholtzer, 92, passed away on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at Camden Place.
A private service will be held at a later date at First Baptist Church with Dr. Steve Pressley officiating.

Richard was born in Akron, OH and attended Akron University. He also attended North Carolina State University Air Force Cadet Program. Dick is a United States Army Air Force veteran and served during WWII. He worked as a sales representative in the woodworking industry.

Dick was a long time member of First Baptist Church. He had a private pilot's license and enjoyed flying.

Dick was preceded in death by his mother, Elizabeth Foster Helfrick. He is survived by his wife of seventy-two years, Margaret Hodges Oberholtzer; daughters, Susan Adams (T.C) of Durham, NC and Gail Hague (Frank) of Ashland, VA; four grandchildren; eight great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, 1000 W. Friendly Avenue Greensboro, NC 27401 or to Hospice and Palliative care of Greensboro 2500 Summit Avenue Greensboro, NC 27405.

Hanes Lineberry North Elm Chapel is serving the Oberholtzer family. Online condolences may be sent to