Richard Lloyd Crookston

GUILFORD LAKE – Richard Lloyd Crookston, 78, of Guilford Lake, died at 7:20 a.m. Tuesday at Salem Regional Medical Center.

He was born Jan. 19, 1936 in Salem, a son of the late William L and Gertrude H. (Schuster) Crookston.

Richard worked for 20-plus years in inventory control at Salem Community Hospital. He was a member of the Phillips Christian Church and served on the Hanoverton Volunteer Fire Department for 45 years.

He served in the U.S. Air Force.

Survivors include his wife, Martha J. (Shinn) Crookston.

Per his request, there are no services or calling hours. Interment will be at the Fairmount Memorial Park in Alliance.

Arrangements were handled by the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. His obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at