Passed away peacefully in his home with his family by his side at the age of 79 on December 5th, 2014 from Lung Cancer. Beloved husband of Barbara, father of Ric, Sandy and Pete, Brother to Gord, Gail and Jane and Poppa to his eight grandchildren and eight great grandchildren, Brother-in-law to Vicki. Relatives and friends are invited to call at THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, MONK CHAPEL on Wednesday, December 10, 2014 from 7:00 – 9:00 PM. A funeral service will be held at Trinity United Church, 44 William Street, Bobcaygeon on Thursday, December 11, 2014 at 1:00 PM. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Trinity United Church or to the Central East CCAC Foundation “Palliative Care Program”. Friends may send condolences to Richard’s family by visiting www.hendrenfuneralhome.com or by calling 705-738-3222.