Dick was born in Price, Utah on March 4, 1941. His childhood was spent in Spanish Fork, Utah. Upon graduation from high school, Dick joined the U.S. Army. He served in the 82nd Airborne division.
Completing his service, Dick worked his way up at PIE freight lines to Vice President. Later he worked for Matlack freight lines as one of their Vice Presidents. He retired years later from NuBulk freight lines.
Retiring to Mesquite Nevada, Dick worked part time at the Casa Blanca Golf Course and Wolf Creek Golf Course.
Remembering Dick as loving, kind, outgoing, adventurous, compassionate man who loved to fish, golf, garden, and travel.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Doris; his mother, Mabel; his two sisters, Jolene Dixon and Gayle Valdez; his two daughters, Cindy Tyler and Julie Jones; his stepdaughter Dawn Dolan; three grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles and cousins.
Dick will hold a special part in the hearts of so many. The family thanks you for your thoughts and prayers.