Richard passed away suddenly at Golden Prairie Nursing Home at Indian Head, Saskatchewan, August 11, 2021 at the age of 75. Predeceased by his parents, Gilbert T Barton & Kathleen (nee Newbury), brother to Ruby (Rod St Denis), Ron (Gloria Bilous), Wayne & Larry. Fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews, Cheryl (Floyd Pierie), Brent, Darren, Lisa (Jimmy Donovan), Erin (Carl Zimmerman), Tracy and many uncles, aunts and cousins. Funeral arrangements in care of Tubman Funeral Home/Valley Crematorium in Wolseley, Saskatchewan. He was laid to rest at McLaughlin Cemetery in Vankleek Hill on November 10, 2022.