Richard A. “Rip Repasky of Miami died Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2007, at St. John's Medical Center in Tulsa. He was 64.

Mr. Repasky was born Oct. 19, 1942, in North Braddock, Pa., to Andrew and Helen (Kovalchik) Repasky. He was a graduate of North Braddock Catholic School.

He was a Korean War veteran of the Air Force.

He was a border patrol officer for 32 years. He was a member of the Elks Lodge of Miami.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday in G.A.R. Cemetery in Miami. The Rev. W. Gregg Elliott will officiate.

Pallbearers will be Ed Cheadle, Bob Gardner, Oscar Cooper, Jerry Plake, Don Mustain and Ron Stockwell. Honorary pallbearers will be Bernard Waybright, Rex Witzansky and Bob Minson.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Thomas Funeral Home of Welch.