Richard P. Clay, 77, Lebanon, passed away on March 22, 2014 in his residence. He was born in Lebanon on August 21, 1936 a son of the late Leroy and Anna Eck Clay. He had been employed by the Lebanon Steel Foundry and Boscov's for many years. He was a member of St. Luke's U.M. Church in West Lebanon and was a long-time Lion's Club member. He was an avid golfer and fisherman who enjoyed striking up conversation with everyone. He was proud of having his cookbook "Clay's Kitchen" published and catalogued in the Library of Congress. He is survived by children: Steve and wife Debra Clay, Mitch and wife Denise Clay, Kenneth and wife Susan Null, Kathy wife of Scott Yeagley, Carol wife of John Greish, Craig Null; grandchildren: Sasha Clay, Amanda Clay, Crissa Clay, Lisa Clay, Andrew Yeagley, Nathan Yeagley, Sharon Greish, Amanda Demmy, Dylan Null; great-grandchildren: Sheldon, Ava, Naomi and Jayden Yeagley, Lyniah Demmy, Eva Demmy, Hailey Kuglar, Kadence Kuglar; sister: Judith. As a man who enjoyed the company of women he is also survived by former wives: Karen and Annie. He was preceded in death by granddaughters: Nicole Clay and Kayla Ann Greish as well as a brother: Leroy and sister: Joyce. Funeral services will be Thursday at 8:00 P.M. in the Rohland Funeral Home, 508 Cumberland St., Lebanon, PA 17042 where a viewing will begin at 6:00 P.M. prior to the service on Thursday. Final interment will be on Friday at 10:00 A.M. in the Covenant Greenwood Cemetery. Family and friends are invited to the Rohland Funeral Home beginning at 9:15 A.M. on Friday to form a procession to the cemetery that will leave promptly at 9:45 A.M.