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Dick Magnuson

April 8, 1945 ~ September 25, 2020 (age 75)

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Richard  "Dick"  F. Magnuson, age 75 of Lancaster died September 25, 2020 at his son's residence in Springboro, OH.  He was born to the late Richard E. and Norma Christensen Magnuson on April 8th, 1945 in Columbus, OH. He married the love of his life Debora on Feb 14, 1981.  He was the owner and operator of Demand Soft Water.  He enjoyed boating, fishing, and spending time with his family.  Dick was very stubborn and did not believe in the word "Can't." He loved to travel with his family and worked hard throughout his life to provide for his family. He loved his family unconditionally and they were all his highest priority.
He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Debora Magnuson; children, Bill (Natalya) Magnuson, Bob Magnuson, Ben (Carrie) Magnuson, Brandee Holland, Tammy (Jason) Williams, and Darren (Lisa) Brock; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; sister Cheryl (Bill) Glover; brother Kenneth Magnuson; uncle Bill and aunt Hellen Christensen, Aunt Eleanor Carroll, and nieces, nephews, and cousins

He was preceded in death by his parents, siblings, Norman Magnuson, Carol Deyo, and Helen Lewis, great granddaughter Katie.

A private graveside service will take place at Union Evangelical Cemetery through the Johnson-Smith Funeral Home.  Online condolences can be made at


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