Richard Lee Spiker, age 68, of Somerset, passed from this life on Monday, April 25, 2016, at his residence.

Richard was born on September 25, 1947, in Parkersburg, West Virginia, son of the late Roy L. and Etta L. Hays Spiker. He was a retired E6 Tech Sergeant from the United States Air Force. Richard was a musician; he enjoyed playing piano, saxophone and clarinet. He was an avid runner. Richard was a member of Victory Christian Fellowship, of Somerset.

He is survived by his wife, Sheila Roy Spiker; their son, James Ritchie Spiker, of Somerset; their daughters, Angelina (and husband Steven) Hosner, of Waynesburg, and Cassandra Spiker, of Georgetown; his sister, Joy McLean, of Seminole, Florida; and his three grandchildren, Arianna Spiker, Jesse Hosner and Kaitlyn Hosner.

Visitation will be Friday, April 29, 2016, at 10:00 a.m., at Victory Christian Fellowship Church.

Funeral services will follow the visitation at 1:00 p.m., at the church, with Pastor Mark Harrell and Bro. Chris Edwards officiating.

Interment will be in Mill Springs National Cemetery.

Military Honors will be performed by the American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to His Servants Ministries Organization.

Southern Oaks Funeral home is in charge of arrangements.