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Clement J. "Lou" Lucchetta


Service: 12:00pm Thu. August 12th, 2021
Location: Conroy Funeral Home

LUCCHETTA, Clement J. “Lou”, 78, of Springfield, passed away peacefully on August 5, 2021 in his home with his wife Susan by his side. He fought a hard fight with dementia, but has transitioned to a better life in Heaven. Lou was born April 5, 1943 in Rochester, PA, the son of the late Giuseppe and Teresa (Ciarnella) Lucchetta. He enjoyed saying that during a high school football game, he “sacked” Joe Namath. He was a lifelong Steelers fan. Lou was also a proud veteran of the United States Air Force, serving during the Vietnam conflict. After his service, he attended Wright State and Wittenberg Universities. He loved working with kids and spent many years coaching Select and CYO soccer. After 35 years, he retired as supervisor at the Dayton Daily News. Lou is survived by his wife, Susan (Burt) Lucchetta; daughter, Anissa (Todd) Castle of Springfield; son, John (Becky) Lucchetta of Fort Thomas, KY; grandchildren, James Castle of Springfield, Daniel Castle US Navy South Carolina, and Emily and Anna Lucchetta of Fort Thomas, KY; nephew, Chuck (Sandy) Hackney of Benbrook Texas; and niece, Rosemary Hackney of St. Petersburg, FLA. He was preceded in death by his parents; and siblings, Sister Ann Regina, Edith Burford, Mary Hackney, Anna Climo and C.J. Lucchetta. The family would like to thank his nurse, Kristen Barclay and the many aides from Ohio’s Hospice for all the extra care and attention provided to Lou and Susan. Lou always had a smile on his face for everyone, especially his grandchildren who he adored. He will be missed by many. His funeral service will be held on Thursday at 12:00 p.m. in CONROY FUNERAL HOME. Visitation will be held one hour prior, beginning at 11 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Per CDC guidelines, masks and social distancing are required.
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Susan, John, & Family, My deepest condolences for the passing of your beloved husband and father Lou. He was a great man and I am so sorry that I missed the notice of his services. He was one of my favorite people and I like many others will miss him.

- Chuck Moorman, Monday August 16th, 2021

Anissa and Family Remembering when loved ones become a memory The memory becomes a Treasurer!! My prayers to to you and your family 🙏

- Sandy Miller, Tuesday August 10th, 2021

Susan, John and family, Sending love, strength, and prayers your way to endure the days ahead. We are in NY awaiting grandchild #4. We have such fond memories of Lou, and will hold them close to our hearts. Love, Don and DeeDee Rigney

- DeeDee Rigney, Tuesday August 10th, 2021

Anissa and Family So Sorry For Your Loss.

- Alice, Tuesday August 10th, 2021

Anissa and Family So Sorry For Your Loss. Thoughts and Prayers are With You.

- Alice, Tuesday August 10th, 2021

Anissa and family, I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your dad he was always such a fun person to be around and a great all-around guy he will be missed. God bless you all in this time of sadness.

- Jeremy Johnson , Monday August 9th, 2021

Anissa and family, I'm so deeply sorry for your loss. .My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

- Cyndi Beverly, Monday August 9th, 2021

Anissa, Very sorry for the loss of your Dad. My thoughts and prayers go with you and your family.

- Cathy Connolly, Monday August 9th, 2021

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