of Dayton, OH, departed this life on Wednesday, December 30, 2020. He was born on December 20, 1951, in Portsmouth, VA, to the late Lloyd and Zelma Dyer. He served in the US Marine Corps. Richard was also preceded in death by his former wife, Kim Dyer. He is survived by his daughter, Wendy (Ted) Norrod of Dayton, OH; son, Tracy Dyer of Canton, OH; (2) brothers, Robert (Lisa) Dyer of St. Petersburg, FL, and Randy (Karen) Dyer of Kettering, OH; sister, Kim (Kevin) Keck of Beavercreek, OH; (3) granddaughters, (4) great-grandchildren; childhood friend, Greg Callahan and special friend, Lisa Jones; both of Dayton, OH; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends. A public walk through will be held at 9:00 AM - 9:45 AM on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, at H.H. Roberts Mortuary, 38 S. Gettysburg Ave., Dayton, OH. There will be a private service for the family. Interment: Dayton National Cemetery.