Richard Riley Setzer, age 86, of Meadowood Drive, Lenoir, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021 at Amorem-Hudson.
He was born December 26, 1934 in Caldwell County to the late Timothy Lee and Winnie Sanders Setzer. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ann Moore Setzer; and a brother, Willis “Hap” Setzer.
Mr. Setzer had worked as a Traffic Manager for Kincaid Furniture.
Survivors include one son, Mark J. Setzer and wife Tracy of Newton; one daughter, Laurie S. James and husband Mick of Hudson; and four grandchildren, Ethan James, Landyn James, Abby Setzer and Alex Herbert.
Graveside services will be held Saturday, September 18, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at Blue Ridge Memorial Park, conducted by Rev. Allen Norrod.
Due to COVID-19 mask and social distancing will be required.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial contributions be made to Amorem Hospice, 902 Kirkwood Street, Lenoir, NC 28645
Online condolences may be left at www.greer-mcelveenfuneral
Greer-McElveen Funeral Home and Crematory is assisting the Setzer family.