- 71 years old
- Date of birth: Mar 21, 1945
- Place of birth:
New York, United States
- Date of passing: Sep 28, 2016
- Place of passing:
Arizona, United States
|Let the memory of Richard be with us forever|
Thursday, October 6, 2016
Southern Arizona Veterans Memorial Cemetery
1300 Buffalo Soldier Trail, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
followed by a
Celebration of Life
American Legion Post 52
12 Theater Drive, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Disabled American Veterans
DAV, Fry chapter 14
PO BOX 1014, Sierra Vista AZ 85636
If you wish to send cards, please mail them to
5025 S Natoma Trl, Sierra Vista AZ 85650
"In the years that I have been a caregiver I never met anyone quite like Richard. He was an original, with everything he dealt with on a daily basis he was still smiling, and always singing. I new each day that I went to his house he'd have another story to tell me. I truly loved my job because I truly loved Richard, he was a kind, honest, sweet, generous man and he is greatly missed. He loved his kids and grandkids beyond measure and he was an inspiration to me and so many others. Thank you Richard for sharing your life and your wonderful smile with us!"
"Always remember Dickie with his bright yellow Chevy. Great guy, always had a kind and friendly word for everyone. He will be missed. Prayers for the family."
"Dickie will be forever loved, missed and remembered by all of us who had the honor of his friendship. A man who never stopped smiling, never stopped loving and never stopped giving even as life handed him numerous hardships and obstacles. He is a true hero in my book. And I know... if there are speed limits in heaven he's gonna have a glove box full of tickets."
"Rick, Rachael, I am so sorry for your loss. Nothing prepares us for the emptiness the loss of a loved one brings. I hope you wrap your pain in the stories people share and the comfort that we offer. My thoughts are with you and your entire family as you struggle with your loss."
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