Richard Neal Sistrunk, formerly of Vidor, was born Nov. 2, 1953 in Beaumont, to Glenn and Jean Sistrunk.

A memorial service to honor his memory will be held at 10:00 am, March 31, in the chapel at Claybar Funeral Home, Orange.

Richard enjoyed fishing, woodworking, and being outdoors.

He is preceded in death by his father, Glenn and his grandparents.

Richard is survived by his wife of 24 years, Paula; his stepdaughter, Kelli (Trey) Acosta and granddaughters, Camryn and Sianna, all of Galveston. He is also survived by his mother, Jean Sistrunk, of Vidor; sisters, Merle (Brad) Bennett of Vidor, Paula (Ted) Gibson of Reno, NV, and brother, Russell (Patty) Sistrunk of Huffman and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family.

The family wishes to extend their love and gratitude to his caregiver and friend Annette Richard.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to Wesley United Methodist Church, 401 North 37th Street, Orange, TX, 77630.