Richard passed away peacefully at home with loved ones by his side after battling cancer for many years.
He was a lifelong resident of Salem, son of Henry and Erma Barr. He graduated from Sacred Heart High School in 1956 after which he married his high school sweetheart, Lynda Steinke on August 25, 1956.
He began his employment at Prier Pipe & Supply on July 5 . . .