Burlington, VT--Richard Arthur Strong Sr., 69, of Milton, passed away November 18, 2021 at University of Vermont Medical Center. Richard was born on March 16, 1952 in New Haven, VT, the Son of Russell Strong and Doris (Kimball). He married Lorna DeAlday on March 4, 1981 in Burlington, VT Richard was in the Airforce for all of his life. He is survived by: his spouse Lorna; his children, Benjamin Strong, of Saint Albans, Christine Strong, of Milton, Richard Strong, Jr. of Plattsburgh, NY; his grandchildren, Krisanta Strong, Ella Strong, Caiden Strong; his siblings Russell Strong, Jr. of CA, Judith Litchfield, of TX, Barbara Brown, of CA, Kathy Porter, of CO, Cheryl Ryan, of Rutland. A burial service will take place in the Veterans Cemetery in Randolph on July 18th, 2022 at 11:00am.