Richard Leo Fortier, 62, of Yakima died Wednesday at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital. Mr. Fortier was born and raised in Yakima. He was a paint specialist, working for various stores in the Yakima Valley.
Survivors include his wife, Lisa Fortier of Yakima; his mother, Florence Fortier Rouleau of Vancouver, Wash.; two sons, Todd Fortier and Brock Fortier, both of Yakima; a sister, Patricia Clark of Wenatchee; two stepchildren, Matthew Ziegler of Post Falls, Idaho, and Jennifer Nielsen of White Salmon; and four grandchildren.
Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. today at St. Paul Cathedral Chapel. Arrangements are by Keith and Keith Funeral Home of Yakima.