Richard Del Buhler, age 61, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., passed away Monday, November 11, 2013 at his home.

Mr. Buhler was born January 3, 1952 at Coon Island, Mo., to the late Delbert and Rosie (Beard) Buhler.  He attended the Palace of Praise Church and worked as a tree trimmer.  He enjoyed fishing, squirrel hunting and spending time at the Sinclair station. 

On May 8, 1998 he was married to Deborah (Black) Buhler.  She survives.

He is also survived by one son, Joshua Buhler and wife, Stacie; four step-children, Katina Scott, Elizabeth Francis, Ladonne Hackworth and Shane Ortiz; a sister, Brenda Hastings and brother, William Buhler;  as well as several nieces and nephews.

Visitation for Mr. Buhler will begin at 11 a.m. Friday, November 15, 2013 followed by the funeral services at 12 (noon) at Fowler-Sullivan Funeral Home, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., with Bishop Kent Miller officiating.  Burial will be in Black Creek Cemetery.