Richard G. LeSan, 60, of Belfast, passed away Jan. 2, 2011, at a Boston hospital.

He was born in Montville on Feb. 4, 1950, the son of Arlene (Morse) Bothwell.

Richard was a 1969 graduate of Belfast Area High School. He drove a truck locally for Penobscot Poultry and Maplewood Poultry and State Sand and Gravel. He was also a bus driver for many years for RSU 20. He was a member of the Quantibacook Masonic Lodge and Anah Temple Shrine. Richard could be found regularly having a coffee and enjoying conversation at Belfast Variety. He loved people in general and was always helping with the public suppers, raffles and fundraising for scholarships.

He was predeceased by his mother; brother Albert, in 2006; and niece Wendy Dodge.

Richard is survived by his wife of 33 years Rickie LeSan; his daughter Christine LeSan; and granddaughter Maya Cunningham, all of Belfast; and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Avenue, Belfast from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 6. Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 7, at First Church in Belfast. Spring interment will be at Greenlawn Cemetery in Swanville.

Online condolences may be offered at www.ripostafh.