October 2, 1936 ~ November 22, 2019
Born in: Buncombe County, NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Richard B. “Dick” Meehan, Jr., 83, of Asheville, died Friday, November 22, 2019 at Mission Hospital.
A lifelong native of Asheville, he was a son to the late Richard, Sr. and Annie Ward Meehan. He was a graduate of NC State University in Civil Engineering and served as Superintendent of Asheville Parks and Public Facilities for thirty-two years. He also served on numerous boards after his retirement.
He is survived by his wife, Jane Meehan, one son, Rick Meehan of Candler; two daughters, Debbie Cage of Jonesborough, TN and Patricia Burk of Charlotte; seven grandchildren; nine great grandchildren and sister, Pat Bennett of Asheville.
A visitation will be held Tuesday from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. at Groce Funeral Home on Tunnel Road.