GIRARD - Richard C. Gibson, 73, died Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at Northside Medical Center in Youngstown after a lengthy illness.
He was born June 6, 1939, in Milwaukee, the son of Roy J. and Theresa M. Akins Gibson.
Richard managed three funeral homes and a cemetery/crematory in California.
He is survived by a cousin, Gerald Ulrich in Missouri.
He was preceded in death by four brothers and five sisters.
Funeral services will be held at noon Thursday at Blackstone Funeral Home in Girard, where calling hours are from 11 a.m. until the time of service.