Richard L. Salyer, age 78, of Lombard

Written by Brust Funeral Home on May 29th, 2016

Salyer, RichardRichard L. Salyer, age 78, of Lombard, passed away May 28 at his home.

Visitation will be held Tuesday from 5:00 PM until time of Funeral Service at 7:30 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main Street, Lombard.

Mr. Salyer is survived by his loving wife, Wilma; his children, Sharon (George) Rokosh of Wheaton, Sandi (Bill Mueller) Salyer of Lombard, Kathi (Mike Mahoney) Salyer of Lombard and his son-in law, John Fisch of Glen Ellyn; his grandchildren, Brandon Rokosh, Christopher (fiance’ Amanda Mercado) Rokosh, Marc Rokosh, Amanda (Paul)  Andrzejewski, Maura Mueller, Lance Mueller; his great-grandchild, Bailey Rokosh; and his two sisters.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Kimberly Fisch.

Mr. Salyer grew up in Hillside and attended Proviso East High School. He was a resident of Lombard for 30 years. Mr. Salyer owned Dick’s Shell Service in Elmhurst from 1971 until 1995. He worked for CJC Auto Parts and Tire Co. in Lombard for five years until 2015. Mr. Salyer was a hard worker and handyman.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to American Lung Association, 55 W. Wacker Drive, Suite 800, Chicago, IL 60601

 

2 Comments so far ↓

  1. Lynn Brunett says:

    Wilma,
    Im so very sorry for your loss & there are no words to ease your pain – I am keeping you & the girls in my thoughts & prayers to help get you through this difficult time – I loved you & Dick like my “other” parents – & still do! Love you very much!
    Lynn

  2. Barbara Holan says:

    I want to express our sympathy to you and your family. I only knew Richard through our conversations but I know you will miss him dearly. Time, family and friends will help.I know your a strong person and will get through this.

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