In memory of
Richard Charles Zigrang
Richard Charles Zigrang, D.D.S. Passed away suddenly on January 3, 2017 at Torrance Memorial Hospital. Born December 28, 1929, he was the son of Charles and Bonita Zigrang of Los Angeles. He attended Loyola High School and USC undergraduate and dental schools where he served as the coxswain for the Crew. Richard married his high school sweetheart and lifelong love, Patricia Gauthier on October 28th, 1950. They had 9 children. Dr. Zigrang had dental practices in Los Angeles and Rolling Hills Estates until his retirement in 2000. He loved dentistry and was very active in the dental community. He continued to do volunteer teaching at the USC Dental School well after retiring. Richard was passionate about his many hobbies which included flying, skiing, bagpiping, deep sea, stream and fly fishing, photography, reading and travel. Services will be held Saturday, January 14, 2017, 12:30 pm at St. John Fisher Church, 5448 Crest Road, Rancho Palos Verdes CA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Palos Verdes Thrift Shop, 2321 Pacific Coast Hwy., Lomita, CA 90717. Please sign guestbook at dailybreeze.com/obits
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