|Richard Hoyt Stevens, 73, formerly of Grantsville, West Virginia died at his home in Portsmouth, Rhode Island on September 29, 2005.|
He was the son of the late John F. and Virginia Violet Stout Stevens.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Patricia Fessenden, and his brother, Robert E. Stevens.
He was cared for by a loving and dedicated caregiver, Sandy Heywood.
Burial was in the Mt. Zion Cemetery with graveside services by Elders Chambers and Gumm.