Richard Syberg who founded the Syberg's restaurant chain with his wife Sally has passed away.

They opened their first restaurant on Gravois 38 years ago. They now have eight locations and two sister restaurants and it's become the family business.

Richard Syberg is survived by his wife, 6 children, 22 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

He was 86 years old.