Richard D. Prisby


WARREN — Richard D. Prisby, 83, passed away Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016, at Shepherd of the Valley in Niles.

Dick was born June 17, 1933, in Ravenna, a son of the late Wiley and Alice Fullum Prisby.

A veteran of the United States Army, Dick retired from Packard Electric (Delphi).

He loved sports, especially the Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Indians and Cleveland Cavs.  He took dance lessons along with his wife and coached youth league softball.

On June 16, 1962, Dick was united into marriage with his wife, the former Thelma Williams, and together they shared 48 loving years until her passing Jan. 16, 2011.

Dick will be sadly missed by his children, Ross (Christine) Prisby of Kent, Todd Prisby of Youngstown, Tracy Prisby-Thomas of Warren, Tammy Prisby of Brookfield and Dr. Rhonda Prisby of Ft. Worth, Texas; six grandchildren, Justin, Drae, Chaz, Kayla, Celeste and Halle; and seven great-grandchildren.

Dick was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; one sister, Geraldine Prisby; and four brothers, Eugene, Jack, Pete and Joe.

Friends may call 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 24, 2016, at the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road NE, Warren, where a funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Pine Knoll Cemetery in Warren Township.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road NE, Warren, OH 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated to serving your loved ones.

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