Richard D. Wilson, (62), of Mantua, passed away on January 1st, 2023. Rich was born on December 15, 1960 to Raymond and Marlene Wilson. He graduated in 1979 from Crestwood High School. Rich loved anything and everything outdoors with fishing being one of his favorite past times. His personality was pure gold and he could make anyone laugh with even just a look. He was a long-time employee and eventually owner/operator of Jim’s Open Kitchen in beautiful downtown Solon.
Richard is survived by his daughter Cynthia Owens; grandchildren Vivian and Daniel; mother of his child and business partner Christine Robertson (David); sisters Kyle Ann Warner (Harry) and Tonya Souder (Herb); nieces Rachael and Beth and nephew Harry. Family and friends will be gathering from 12-3pm on Sunday, January 22nd at Steinbauer Funeral Home, 33375 Bainbridge Road, Solon.