MILTON MILLS - After a long illness Richard A. Pike died this past fall. He was raised in Milton Mills, N.H. by his parents Damon and Beatrice Pike.
He graduated from Nute High School then went on to own and operate a barbershop in Sanbornville, N.H. until starting a career with the United States Postal Service. Upon retirement he moved to Zephyrhills, Fla. with his wife Emily, where he served as President of the local Lion's Club. He was the King of Bingo, winning more than seemed possible on a regular basis.
He was predeceased by his brother Butch and his son, Shaun Damon Pike. He is survived by his daughter Theresa Croteau and grandson Joshua Croteau, both of Somersworth, N.H.