Richard Lewis Singleton, 65, was called by GOD on August 3, 2022, while he slept peacefully in his residence in Long Beach, CA. He was born on March 27, 1957, to Freddie Marie Gaston
Singleton and the late Richard Singleton of Beaver Falls, PA. Richard went to Beaver Falls High School and worked at Providence Hospital, and Mayer China, before moving to Oakland, CA to work with his father's Janitorial Service. Eventually, he relocated to Long Beach, CA, where he stayed with his sister Janette. Richard loved coming home to Beaver Falls and spending time with his family and friends. Among many enjoyments, he was also a Pittsburgh Steelers fan.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his son Louis Richard Singleton. Brothers: Maurice J. Singleton and Gregory L Singleton. Sister: Tonette”Toni” Singleton-Thompson. Aunt: Idella L. Harris.
Missing and cherishing him, Son: Richard Louis Singleton Jr. Daughter: Shianna Singleton. Mother: Freddie M. Singleton. Sister: Janette (Ted) Childs. Grandchildren: Quan Singleton, Qua Singleton, Richard “Trey” Singleton, Tyler Singleton, Ric Kyla Sky Singleton, Jaasiel “Dink” Singleton. Nephews: Maurice Singleton and Terrance Thompson. Nieces: Tamera (Phillip) Franks and Kiara Singleton. Great Nieces: Ka’Mariah, Ky’Leiona and Kai’Reece Singleton. Aunts: Exia Duke, Mary Ann (Bill) Higgins, and Trenece Singleton, Uncles: Abner Gaston, Andrew Singleton, and William Higgins. Special Cousin: Joni Harris. Devoted friends from Beaver Falls: Michael “Stixs” Davis, Larry Nesmith, Leon Pregrew, Eddie Walker, Larry Allen, and Sonny Childs. Devoted friends from Long Beach, CA. who knew Richard as “Pittsburgh or Bird”: Robert Kirkwood, Harry Kirkwood, Robert (Gail) Manuell, Pat Lowery, Craig, Charles Simons, Flores’s Family, and the neighbors across the street.
The family wishes to thank Greater Open Door; Pastor Garon and Co-pastor Betty Jean Harden, and their Church Family. Full Life Deliverances Ministries; Bishop Peter and Pastor Myrina Hallenbeck. Pastor Norval and Mary Lyles and their Church Family. The Singleton family would like to express their gratitude and appreciation for the love and support to everyone who reached out during this time.
Visitation is scheduled at Washington Funeral Home for Monday, August 22, 2022, from 5pm – 7pm and a Home Going Service on Tuesday, August 23, 2022, at 11am. Arrangements are entrusted to WASHINGTON FUNERAL HOME, 1411 6th Avenue Beaver Falls, PA. Regina Washington, Funeral Director.