hgazette.com, Haverhill, MA

April 25, 2013

Richard Lyman Colby, 67

Formerly of Haverhill — Richard Lyman Colby, 67, of Albion, Maine, and formerly of Haverhill, died unexpectedly on Friday, April 12, 2013, at his home.

He was born in Haverhill, December 16, 1945, son of the late Albert and Martha (Ennis) Colby and was educated in the Haverhill school system.

Richard was employed for over 40 years as an iron worker for Novel Iron Works of Greenland, N.H., and retired last November.

He was married to the late Donna M. (LaFontaine) Colby for 31 years. His survivors include a son and his wife, Gary R. Colby and Kim A. of Haverhill; a daughter and her husband, Kelly A. and Shawn E. Richard of Albion, Maine; a brother, David Colby; two sisters, Marcia Fiasconaro and Nancy McKay; five grandchildren, Kayla and Cameron Colby, Madison, Stephanie and Jacob Richard; and many nieces and nephews.

ARRANGEMENTS: His Funeral Service and visitation were held on Wednesday April 17, at the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Home, 106 Summer St., Haverhill. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by the H.L. Farmer & Sons Funeral Homes and Cremation Service, Haverhill and Bradford. Contributions in his memory may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Condolences to his family may be made at www.farmerfuneralhomes.com.