Richard Poorman


Richard N. Poorman, 53, of Nineveh, Indiana, formerly of Cleveland, Ohio, passed away August 12, 2016.

He was the beloved husband of Marian Bayne Poorman, the cherished son of Frances and the late Norbert Poorman, the loving brother of Marylu Krolikowski (Richard), Anne Poorman Cotton (Eric) and the late James Poorman, dear uncle of Sarah and Abigail Krolikowski, and a treasured member of the Bayne family.

Rick graduated from John Carroll University with a Master of Science Degree in Physics and worked as a physicist, engineer, instructor and independent contractor designing automatic controls. He enjoyed woodworking, home remodeling, water sports, skiing and snowmobiling.

Rick was a man of many skills and a huge heart. He will be missed tremendously by family, friends and colleagues.

Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Jardine Funeral Home, 15822 Pearl Road, Strongsville, Ohio.

Funeral Mass will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday at St. John Neumann Church, Strongsville. Interment  will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph Cemetery, Fremont, Ohio.