BENTON – Richard O Pullen, 75, passed away on Oct. 30, 2021. He was born to Leo A Neptune and Marilyn (nee Ballard) Hafford on Oct. 21, 1946.Richard (Dickie to the family) was a proud member of the Penobscot Indian Nation of Indian Island, Maine. He enjoyed his time at the camp he proudly built on the Nation’s Alder Stream Township Trust land, especially during the annual moose hunt. Surviving are his children, Kenneth Baggley and children,Tonia Ward and children and Christine Hand and children. Also surviving are his siblings, Charles Manter, Paula Hook, Ruth Jewell, Linda Gordon, Penny Bubier, Vernann Childs, Dawn Minoty. Richard was predeceased by his mother by just one day, his father Leo and his stepfather George Pullen; his brothers, Donald, Terry, Edward; his maternal grandparents Ralph and Jeanette Ballard, and his paternal grandparents Abraham and Florabelle Neptune; and two grandsons, Bakari and Anthony. A beautiful Celebration of Life for both Richard and his mother was held at her childhood home, the Ballard Farm in Sidney.