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David Edward Richter

Obituary for David Edward Richter

August 31, 1945 - July 15, 2019
San Antonio, Texas | Age 73

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David Edward Richter, age 73, passed away among family and friends on Sunday July 14, 2019 in San Antonio, Texas. He was a loving husband, incredible father and the world's best gramps.

David was born August 31, 1945 in Portland, Oregon to Carlton and Opal (Latshaw) Richter. He graduated from Oregon State University in 1967 with a Bachelors of Science. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War and served in the United States Army from 1967-1969.
David was married to Nancy (Buffam) on June 10th in Beaverton, Oregon and they were married for 47 wonderful years. They were blessed with two daughters, Sarah Anne and Kristin Marie.

David worked for the US Fish and Wildlife Service for over 37 years and retired in 2002 from Inks Dam National Fish Hatchery.
David loved to fly fish, collect and exchange stamps, watch Texas Stars Hockey, attend UTSA Roadrunner football games aka Beep Ball and most of all spend time with his grandson Callen.

He was preceded in death by parents, Carlton and Opal Richter and brother in law, Dave Buffam. David is survived by his wife, Nancy; daughters, Sarah (Nathan) Fowler, Kristin Richter; beloved grandson, Callen Fowler; brothers in law, Paul (Liz) Buffam and Larry (Laura) Buffam; sister in law, Pat Buffam; and numerous nephews and nieces that he loved dearly.

The family extends a heartfelt thanks to all the staff at Texan Heart Hospital. We will forever be grateful for their love and compassionate care.

MEMORIAL SERVICE
THURSDAY JULY 18th 2019
1:30pm
UNIVERSITY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
5084 DEZAVALA RD
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the San Antonio or your local Meals on Wheels.

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Porter Loring Mortuary North

2102 North Loop 1604 East
San Antonio, TX 78232
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