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In Memory of

Richard Carl Polvado

July 26, 1931 - May 17, 2017

Obituary


Richard Carl Polvado was born July 26, 1931 in Ackerly, Texas to William Polvado and Vera Wiley. Richard went home to the Lord on May 17, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Modina.



Left with cherished memories is Maxine, his loving and devoted wife of over 50 years; daughter Kay & husband Doug; daughter Paula & husband Robert; daughter Ruth; son Carl and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, siblings and other family loved ones and beloved friends.



Richard was an outstanding athlete who enjoyed all sports. He...

Richard Carl Polvado was born July 26, 1931 in Ackerly, Texas to William Polvado and Vera Wiley. Richard went home to the Lord on May 17, 2017. He is preceded in death by his parents and sister, Modina.



Left with cherished memories is Maxine, his loving and devoted wife of over 50 years; daughter Kay & husband Doug; daughter Paula & husband Robert; daughter Ruth; son Carl and numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, siblings and other family loved ones and beloved friends.



Richard was an outstanding athlete who enjoyed all sports. He enjoyed playing and coaching basketball. He was an avid fan of the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers. He also loved racing horses.



Richard attended Abilene Christian University. He honorably served his country during the Korean Conflict in the United States Air Force. He loved God and faithfully attended services as a member of several area Church of Christ parishes.



Richard had a wonderful sense of humor. He enjoyed laughing with his family and friends and he wasn’t above pranking or teasing anyone.



He was loved very much and will be greatly missed.





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