Richard was born on July 4, 1923 and passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2017.
Richard was a resident of Carbondale, Colorado at the time of his passing.
He was married to Barbara.
A memorial service will be planned in the future. Arrangements for his cremation are under the direction of The Davis-Watkins Funeral Home and his ashes will be interred in Carbondale Colorado next to those of his late wife Julie and his life-long friend Jack Snobble. A memorial service will be planned in the future.
He lived a long and fruitful life contributing to his family in many ways and his country as a US Army officer and NASA executive. His personality and singing will be missed by all who knew him. For those who wish a donation to Dartmouth College Fund may be made in his memory.