Richard William (Dick) Richardson

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Richard William (Dick) Richardson

February 18, 1943 ~ January 23, 2011

Richard was born in Dunfermline, Scotland in 1943 to parents Marjory and William (wee Dicky) Richardson. He received his education at Townhill Primary, Queen Anne High School, and in Edinburgh Scotland at Cowdenberth Technical College.

Richard belonged to the following organizations: Justice of the Peace for the Province of BC, President of Creston Shrine Club #35, Club coordinator of Shrine Clubs in the East Kootenays, President of Creston Rotary Club, Chairman of the Board of Pioneer Villa, Vice Chairman of Creston Health Board, Vice Chairman of East Kootenay Health Board, Member of Masonic Lodge #55 and #54, General Manager of Crestbrook Forest Industries, and too many more to mention.

Richard was predeceased by parents Marjory and William, and daughter Corrine.

He is survived by his wife Bonnie, son Morey (Tracey), grandchildren Bryan, Kayla and Caitlyn.

He is also survived by family in Scotland; brother John (Mary) Richardson; sister Maureen (John) McKee; neices Jennifer and Claire (Darrin) and great-niece Imogen.

“And to all my friends, I love and leave you all”

– R.W. Richardson


A Private Family Service and Interment will take place at a later date.

Arrangements are entrusted to G.F. Oliver Funeral Chapel.