Richard P.H. “Dick” Richards

SALEM – Richard P.H. “Dick” Richards, 67, of Salem, died April 30 in Turlock, Calif.

Born Sept. 10, 1945, in Lisbon, he was the son of Richard and Ora (Stump) Richards.

Mr. Richards was retired

Survivors include his wife, Mara (Gardner) Richards, whom he married Sept. 28, 1986; daughters, Sue Reynolds and Chelsey Reynolds, both of Salem, Dixie Arnold of Salineville, Oramae Sheen of Alliance and Susan “Sissy” Silva of California; sons, Richard Allen Richards and Richard James Richards, both of California; brothers, Ralph Richards of Iowa, Walt Richards and Lloyd Richards of Lisbon and Cliff Richards of Turlock, Calif.; sisters, Ann Carlisle and Barb Homan of Lisbon and Rachel Seratte of California; several grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Frank “Shorty” Gardner.

A memorial service will be held June 1.

Arrangements were handled by Salas Brothers Chapel.