Richard E. Caris
Richard E. Caris, 92, of Amsterdam passed away late Thursday evening Jan. 6, 2011, in Trinity Medical Center West, Steubenville.
Born Jan. 3, 1919, in Hancock County, he was a son of the late John and Clara Cribley Caris.
He was a Naval veteran of World War II having participated in the D-Day invasion. After the war he worked as a pharmacist for over 35 years in Steubenville.
He is survived by three sons, Kent (Ruth Ann) Caris of Amsterdam, Kim (Priscilla) Caris of Worthington, and Kevin (Lori) Caris of Stratford, TX; nine grandchildren; and eight great grandchildren.
Along with his wife, the former Betty J. Tripett, and parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Harold and Daryl; and a sister, Arlene.
According to Richard's wishes a private memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements were under the care of Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home of Amsterdam.