HAMPTON - Richard J. Strickland, 69, passed away on Tuesday, March 1, 2016. He served in the United States Marine Corps., and was a Vietnam Veteran. Richard is preceded in death by his parents, Alice & John Strickland; two brothers, William H. Strickland and Mitchell J. Strickland; and nephew, Jim. Survivors include his sister, Sylvia Strickland and husband, James E. of Hampton; brother, Dennis Strickland of Norfolk; nephew, Randy; two nieces, Lisa and Robin; one great-nephew, Trent; and one great-niece, Lauren. The family will receive friends at Peninsula Funeral Home on Friday, March 4, 2016 from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m., with the service following at 1:00 p.m. Burial will follow in Peninsula Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Wounded Warrior Fund.
Published in Daily Press on Mar. 3, 2016.