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Tyler Gregory Richmond

February 16, 2000 — November 17, 2023



Tyler Gregory Richmond, of Champion, Ohio, tragically passed away Friday, November 17, 2023, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Southington Township. He was 23.

Tyler was born February 16, 2000, in Warren, Ohio, a son to Jason W. & Lisa M. (Smith) Richmond.

He was a 2018 graduate from Champion High School and TCTC, where he studied automotive repair.

Tyler worked at McDonald’s in Champion and Cortland, Ohio. However, he most recently worked as a tow motor operator for Great Lakes Cheese in Hiram, Ohio.

He belonged to the Believers Church, Warren, Ohio. In his spare time, he enjoyed watching his Cleveland Browns, playing fantasy football, cooking, anything outdoors, smoking cigars, and drinking a good bourbon. He may also be remembered for his ‘83 Olds Cutlass and going to casinos. Tyler was a great guy who had a big heart. He will truly be missed. 

Tyler’s survivors include: his parents, Jason & Lisa, of Champion; grandmother, Betty Lou Richmond, of Masury, Ohio; life partner, Tessa Hanks & their fur babies, Chardonnay & Grigio; sister, Haley O'Hara & her husband Kyle, of Canton, Georgia; Uncles & Aunts, Jim & Misty Richmond, Jeff & Jen Richmond, and Kris Placer; future in-laws, Tammy Hanks & Todd Hanks; many cousins; as well as countless friends & co-workers.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Don & Gwenn Smith, and James Richmond Sr.

A memorial gathering in Tyler’s honor will be held on Wednesday, November 22, 2023, from 10-12 PM, at Believer’s Chapel, 3002 Wilson Rd., NE, Warren, Ohio 44483, where a memorial service will be offered beginning at 12:00 PM.

Expressions of sympathy may be left for his family at 

As suggested by his family, memorial contributions can be done as a continued legacy for Tyler, by paying forward a good deed to those in need.

Coordination of this tribute for Tyler was presented by Daniel Briceland, Owner & Director of Briceland Funeral Service, LLC, Brookfield, Ohio. (330-509-3135)

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Wednesday, November 22, 2023

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Wednesday, November 22, 2023

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