died suddenly on August 17, 2011 in his 64th year. Richard is survived by his daughter Kimberly; grandchildren Caitlin and Sarah; aunts Frances and Irene, and many cousins. Richard was predeceased by his parents, Steve and Genevive, and his daughter A.J Dewolfe (Andrea Juda). Born in Germany and immigrated to Canada at the age of 2, Richard grew up in Toronto and spent many years in Barrys Bay Ontario before moving to Qualicum Beach on Vancouver Island. Richard was an outdoorsman and loved camping, boating, fishing and hunting, and was an avid Toronto Blue Jays fan. Richard became an accountant and had many clients and friends in Ontario and BC. Richard had a passion for travel and had dreams of owning a sailboat and retiring in South America. Richard was a kind, loving man and will be missed by many.
A Memorial Service will be held at Ridleys Funeral Home, 3080 Lake Shore Blvd W, Toronto ON, on Wednesday September 7 at 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke foundation or a charity of your choice.
May the road rise up to meet you, may the wind be ever at your back. May the sun shine warm upon your face and the rain fall softly on your fields. And until we meet again, may God hold you in the hollow of his hand.
YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM
(250-248-5859) in care of arrangements.