Richard Leo Richardson Jr, 73, of Del Norte, CO passed away on May 12th, 2021 in Pueblo, CO.
Rick was born on October 13th, 1947 in Waco, TX. He graduated from Texas Tech University with a Civil Engineering degree. On July 3rd, 1969, he married his best friend Margie Gallagher. They raised three daughters, Tammy, Debbie and Brenda.
He was a hard-working, humble, consistent, steady, patient man who had a servant’s heart. Rick spent 40+ years working in the Construction field. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, using his handyman skills to build just about anything and participating in his grandchildren’s sporting events (making sure his voice was well heard).
Rick was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Francis Richardson. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Margie; three daughters; Tammy Richardson (Lance Lucas), Debbie (Greg) Parra; Brenda (Shane) Adams. His grandchildren; David (Kirstie) Richardson, Carlos, Kendra, Ben, and Emma Parra, Ry and Cade Adams. His greatgrandchildren; Cody & Serenity Richardson. He is also survived by several siblings; Michael Richardson, Patricia Kneis and family.
The family is planning a celebration of life in July. Condolences can be sent to 6642 County Rd 14, Del Norte, CO 81132.