Richard E. Filson

Richard E. Filson, 72, Williston, Fla., formerly of Duncansville, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, April 16, 2013, with his wife, son and grandson at his side.

He leaves behind his wife of 51 years, Barbara (Helsel); a daughter, Terri Sloane and husband, Steven; a son, Douglas and wife, Cheryl; five grandchildren: Abigail, Sarah, Caleb, Katherine and Max; two brothers: Carl and wife, Maureen, and John; a sister, Ruth Piper; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Ruth Filson; and a sister, Nancy Hoover.

There will be no public viewing. A celebration of life will be held at a later date.