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Jack A Richards

September 10, 1928 ~ November 3, 2019 (age 91)


Jack A. Richards


Jack A. Richards age 91 of Longmont, Colorado, passed away November 3, 2019. Jack was born in Nampa, Idaho to the late George S. and Esther A. Richards.

After graduations from Nampa High School, he enlisted in the United States Air Force. After being honorably discharged he was employed with the Federal Aviation Administration as an Air Traffic Control Specialist. Jack worked at several locations including Alaska, the Hawaiian Island and several Western States. He retired in 1979 from Denver ARTC Control Center in Longmont.

Jack is survived by his wife Mary Catherine Richards of 57 years. He is also survived by two children from a former marriage; a daughter Vicki Lee Loney(Mike), son Bradford Jack Richards(Lisa), four grandchildren, five great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son and a sister Georgianna Joy Fields.

Jack and his wife enjoyed hunting, fishing, traveling and adventuring the world. Jack was an accomplished artist who’s work is in numerous private collections.

In honor of Jack’s request, no public services are planned.

Memorials may be made to:

Longmont Meals on Wheels

910 Longs Peak Avenue

Longmont, Colorado 80501


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Longmont Meals on Wheels
910 Longs Peaks Ave, Longmont CO 80501
Tel: 1-303-772-0540

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