Passing of Life Member Richard "Dickey" Pool
By Committee Chair Kati Townsley
November 7, 2018

The Reese & Community Volunteer Fire Company regrets to share the news of the passing of Life Member Richard "Dickey" Pool.

Richard Eugene Pool, 74, of Westminster, died Sunday, November 4, 2018 at his home in Reese. Born July 28, 1944 at Hanover Hospital in Hanover, Pa., he was the son of the late Roland Pool and Dorothy Pool Roberts. Surviving is his beloved wife of 55 years, Constance Pool, who resides on their family farm.

Before retiring he was a beloved dairy farmer in Carroll County, a volunteer firefighter for Reese Fire Department for 30 years, and in his younger years an independent truck driver. He was a known member of Christian Farmers for 10 years and he enjoyed farming and trucking with family and friends.

He is survived by daughters Robin Reese, Ginger Hitchcock, and son Roy Pool, as well as his beloved grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Reese & Community Fire Company, 1745 Baltimore Blvd., Westminster.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Reese & Community Fire Company. A procession will follow in honor of Richard Eugene Pool around the town of Reese.