Richard W. Phelps
Richard W. Phelps, Sr., 75, passed away on November 10, 2017 in Suffolk.
Born in Virginia. He was the son to Lucy and William B. Phelps. He leaves behind his wife of 55 years, Patricia A. Phelps.
Mr. Phelps retired as a General Manager for Beach Ford and then went to work for Cavalier Ford to socialize (and sometimes work would happen).
Besides his loving wife, he is survived by his children, Cindy Rohrer and husband, Jim, of Suffolk, Ricky Phelps and wife, Carrie, of Virginia Beach; sister, Connie Napolitano and husband Thomas of Virginia Beach; grandchildren, Erich and Lucy Rohrer, Christopher Howard; and a niece, Lydia Weed.
A memorial service will be conducted on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at 11:00 AM in Westminster Reformed Presbyterian Church, 3488 Godwin Blvd, by the Rev. Rob Slingluff. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Mr. Phelps memory to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 291 Independence Blvd, Virginia Beach, VA 23462. R.W. Baker & Co. Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family. Condolences may be registered below.
Westminster Reformed Presbyterian Church
3488 Godwin Blvd.
Suffolk, VA 23434