Raymond Richard', 87, of Grants Pass, OR, entered his heavenly home Thursday, February 25, 2021, at his residence.
Raymond was born November 1, 1933, in Lewiston, ME, to Leo and Bertha Richard'. He attended college in Los Angeles, CA, earning his Master's in School Administration, he was a Jr High teacher in Los Angeles, he served in the US Army, and he was a Real Estate Appraiser in Grants Pass. On August 14, 1977, he married Sandi Tuttle in Corvallis, OR. He was a member of First Christian Church of Grants Pass where he devoted his time as an elder, chairman of the board, trustee, and sang in the choir. Raymond was also a member of the Toastmasters, BSA, OSU Master Gardeners, Southern Oregon Dairy Goats, and Realtors Association. He enjoyed activities with Asante TRMC Auxiliary and Blue Zone Moai Hikes. He loved woodworking, cycling, hiking, canoeing, word study, farming, and gardening.
Raymond is survived by his wife, Sandi Richard'; sons, Gary Duvall, Peter Richard', and Danny Richard'; daughter-in-laws, Carol Duvall, Heather Richard', and Elisa Richard'; and 5 grandchildren. He is preceded by his parents, Leo and Bertha Richard'; his sister, Cecile LaPorte; and his son, Rene Richard'.
Memorial Service to be held Saturday, March 6, 2021, 11AM, at First Christian Church, 305 SW H Street, Grants Pass. Funeral arrangements by Stephens Family Chapel.