Richard J. Kirsch, 89, formerly of Nicktown, died Thursday at Golden LivingCenter-HAIDA. He was born in Spangler, son of Jacob P. and Lucy C. (McCarty) Kirsch. Surviving are eight siblings: Camilla Wolf, Lucille Hoover, Anna Mae Knechtel, Ruth Born, Max, James, Florentz and Timothy. He was preceded in death by four siblings: Mary Regina, Irvin, Gerald and Vincent. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Stevens Funeral Home Inc., Carrolltown. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Nicktown.