Surviving are his son, Kent (Angie) Nine of Syracuse; daughter, Lisa (Steve) Dunning of Leo; son, Jeffrey (Laura) Nine of Huntertown; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Richard was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly Nine, and parents, George and Jennie Nine.
Funeral is 11:00 a.m. Saturday at D.O. McComb and Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Road with Rev. Ron Williams officiating. Calling also 5 – 8 p.m. friday at the funeral home. Burial in Riverview Cemetery with military graveside rites by the U.S Air Force. Memorials may be made to Visiting Nurse & Hospice Home. To sign the online guest book, go to www.mccombandsons.com.