Born in Wyoming, USA on 3rd July 1965.
Died in Castlemaine on 12th January 2024 at the age of 58 surrounded by his adoring family.
Enduring an epic 18 year journey of major health challenges, Richard faced life as a shining light of creativity, positivity, kindness, patience, charity and love.
Love for his family, love for his friends and a love for God that enabled him to endure all that he faced.
Beloved husband of Karen.
Cherished father and father in law of Hayley and Josh, Zach, Matt and Cayla, David and Lauren, Andrew and Stell.
Adored Poppy of Alex, Nolan, Natalie, Ollie and arriving in February, baby Cleeland.
He spread joy and created friendships wherever he went and unconditionally loved his family.
A humble man and a ferocious talent, a rare combination.
“Peace I leave with you, my peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you.
Let your heart not be troubled, neither let it be afraid.” John 14:27
A service to celebrate Richard’s life will be held in the Baptist Church, Edwards Street, Maldon on Wednesday
17th January commencing at 1.30pm. Following this service the cortege will leave for the Maldon Cemetery.
If you wish to join us at the service via livestream
please return to the home page of this website and click on the livestream button.
The service will be live approximately 5 -10 minutes prior to commencing.
After the burial service you are warmly invited to return to the church hall for light refreshments.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in memory of Richard to
Voice of the Martyrs at vom.com.au
17th January 2024 at 1:30 PM