Richard E. Murray, 61, of Elyria, passed away Tuesday evening, June 26, 2007 at his home following a lengthy illness. He was born November 25, 1945 in Hollywood, CA and has resided in Elyria for many years. Richard served as the Metal Fabricating Plant Manager for A-1 Welding and Fabricating, in Lorain, with 30 years of service. He was an avid NASCAR fan.
He is survived by his wife of 13 years, Kathie J. Murray(nee Soukenik); a son, Rick Murray of TX; and a daughter, Stephanie Dinan of TX; and one grandson, Ricky Murray.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Frank Murray and his parents, Frank and Frances (nee Dyer) Murray.
At the family's request, a memorial service will be held later. Arrangements and Cremation by Busch Funeral and Crematory Services, Elyria, OH. www.buschfuneral.com