Richard F. Black, 77, of Whitefield, passed away on the morning of Sept. 30 at the Country Manor Nursing Home in Coopers Mills. Born on April 15, 1939 in Waldoboro, he was the son of Raymond and Eleanor (Marshell) Black.
Richard was a super person and a wonderful big brother. He loved working carnivals, fishing, watching western movies, and listening to country music.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, Judy (Leathers) Black; brothers, Eddie and Andy Black; and sisters, Gloria Norton and Judith Greene.
He is survived by daughter, Debbie (Black) Smith of Eugene, Ore.; sister, Priscilla M. Sumabat; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He will be laid to rest privately in the Lakeview Cemetery in Union.
Condolences, and messages for the family, may be expressed by visiting www.StrongHancock.com.
Arrangements are under the direction and care of the Strong-Hancock Funeral Home, 612 Main St., Damariscotta.