Wednesday, 20 October 2021 15:06

CARA Founder Passes Away

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Richard P. Finney, owner of Finney Automotive in Cadiz, OH, and founder and president of the Choice Autobody Repair Association (CARA), died Oct. 14.

Finney, 62, of Cadiz, was also a previous member of the Ohio Board of Motor Vehicle Repair.


Finney passed away at Wheeling Hospital. He was born Feb. 7, 1959, in Wheeling, a son of Richard E. and Carole (Lewis) Finney.


He is survived by his children, Ajay Finney of Bridgeport and Kenzie Finney of Shadyside; his siblings, Daryl Finney of Medina, Sheryl (Marty) Biafora of Morgantown and Cathy Clark of St. Clairsville; and four grandchildren, Avri Finney and Liam, Lennox and Stella Thibodeaux.


To leave the family condolences, visit www.wilsonfuneralhomes.com.