Funeral services for Richard Crisp, 57, Lawrence, KS will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, September 11, 2010 at the Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. He died on Wednesday, September 8, 2010 at his home.
He was born on February 26, 1953 in Lawrence, KS, the son of Harry Richard and Darlene Davis Crisp.
Mr. Crisp was a Chemical worker for ICL formerly known as FMC in Lawrence for a number of years. He was also a master cabinet maker.
He was a member of the International Chemical Worker’s Union and a former member of Ducks Unlimited.
He was married to Celia Stewart on June 3, 1972 in Lawrence, Kansas. They later divorced.
Survivors include two daughters; Heather, and husband, Dane Bailey, Lawrence, KS, Beth Crisp, Lawrence, KS, and a son, Brian Crisp, and wife, Katey Craig, Lawrence, KS; two brothers, Kevin Crisp, Lawrence, KS and David Crisp, Topeka, KS; one sister, Ellen Garber, Lawrence; and two grandchildren, Ethan and Natalie Crisp and three nephews, Micah Garber, Noah Garber and Hunter Crisp.
The family will greetA friends from 7-8:30 p.m. on Friday, September 10, 2010 at the Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
The family suggests memorials in his name to Fraternal Order of Police for Hunter’s Safety Education or The Ballard Center and may be sent in care of the mortuary.