Richard E. Roy
April 12, 1944 - June 2, 2018
Richard E. Roy, 74, of 64 Oxford Street, Lewiston, died Saturday, June 2, 2018, at the Montello Manor, following a long illness. Born in Augusta on April 12, 1944, he was the son of Louis and Beatrice Delaware Roy. He grew up and was educated in Hallowell, then lived in Livermore Falls for several years, moving to Lewiston thirty-five years ago. On September 8, 1961, he married his best friend and the love of his life, the former Clista L. Davis. Dick worked several different jobs over the course of his life, mostly in the shoe manufacturing industry. Besides spending time with his family and his beloved wife Kitty, he enjoyed country music, westerns, and wrestling. Survivors include his wife of Lewiston, two sons, Louis and Richard Jr., two daughters, Jeannette Cloutier and Tammy Truman and her longtime companion Danny Smith, all of Lewiston, a sister, Barbara Lee of Millinocket, twelve grandchildren, and sixteen great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents, a brother, Ronald Roy, and two sisters, Geneva Lee and Patricia Bachelor.