Richard John Ball, Sr., 70, of Belvidere, NJ, passed away peacefully on Saturday March 17, 2018 at St. Luke's Warren, Phillipsburg, NJ.
He will be laid to rest with his wife Betty Jean Ball of 48 years who predeceased him in 2016.
Richard was born on November 18, 1946 in West Orange, NJ, the son of Joseph Ball and Blanch Carl. He was a graduate of Belvidere High School and had been a quality control agent for Roche Pharmaceuticals for 35 years before retiring.
Richard was an avid bow hunter and loved nothing more than pursuing this life-long passion and hobby.
Surviving are his son, Richard J. Ball, Jr. of Cresco, PA; a daughter, Lori Ball Horton; a grandson, Lynedon Horton both of Hopewell, NJ.
A Gathering is being planned for early Spring. Anyone who wishes to reach out, contact Lori.Ball@gmail.com