Columbiana - Richard Rizer, 59, of East Park Ave., died at 10:10 a.m. Sunday at the Parkside Health Care Center where he had resided.
Mr. Rizer was born April 15, 1954 in Salem, a son the late Donald and Delores Henry Rizer, and was a graduate of East Palestine High School. Prior to his retirement, he had been employed as a drag line operator as well having driven truck.
He is survived by a son, Jeremy Rizer; and a daughter, Stephanie Rizer, both of Texas; and two sisters, Linda Kochera and Patricia Bryson, both of Columbiana.
A son, Jason Rizer, preceded him in death.
A service will not be observed. Burial will be in Crest Haven Memorial Gardens, New Waterford. Arrangements were with the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home, East Palestine.