Richard was born on July 5, 1941 and passed away on Monday, October 17, 2016.
Richard was a resident of Altoona, Iowa at the time of his passing.
He graduated from Coe College in 1964 with a degree in physical education.
He was married to Raejean.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday October 20 at West Des Moines United Methodist Church where a memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday October 21.
Memorial contributions may be made to West Des Moines United Methodist Church which did so much to enrich his life spiritually or Unity Point Hospice which did so much to help Dick and his family manage his final days.