Richard Erwin, 73, passed away on Wednesday, May 3, 2017, at his home in Potts Camp, Miss. Richard was born on October 7, 1942, in Salem, Mass., to the late Robert (Bob) and Rita (Plante) Erwin.
Richard was a Navy Veteran, serving on many carriers.
Before moving to Mississippi, he was employed for many years at Parker Brothers in Salem.
Richard is survived by his wife of 55 years, Sue (Skelton) Erwin of Potts Camp, Miss.; two sons, Michael Erwin (Joanne) of Defrost, Wisc., and Roger Erwin (Cathy) of Salem, Mass.; two daughters, Dianne Hill of New Albany, Miss., and Susan Lewis (Carl) of Potts Camp, Miss.; a brother, Paul Erwin (Debby) of Salem, Mass.; and a sister, Mary Ann Rosen of Wilmington, Mass. Richard was also Pepèr to 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Richard was buried with full military honors at Early Grove Cemetery in Lamar, Miss.
Published on  May 10, 2017