FRIEDHOFF, Richard "Rick" Lawrence, 59, of Hartfield, Va., passed away peacefully at home on July 20, 2013. He was preceded in death by his father, Larry Friedhoff; his brother, Curt Friedhoff; and his sisters, Beth Friedhoff and Jan Alley. He is survived by his daughter, Michelle Sober; his mother, Shirley Robertson; his brother, Johnny Robertson; stepmother, Annette Friedhoff; and stepsisters, Patsy Riddle and Debbie Smotrys; nephews, Ryan Alley, Brian Friedhoff and K. J. Friedhoff; nieces, Victoria Golden and Cassandra Siler; grandsons, Hunter, Holden, Dylan and Caleb Alford; and granddaughters, Christin and Izabella Sober. Rick served his country in the U.S. Navy before his career in air conditioning / refrigeration. His happiest days were spent on the Piankatank River he loved. Visitation will be held at Bliley's Funeral Home, 8510 Staples Mill Rd., Thursday, July 25, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. A memorial service will be held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 8005 Atlee Rd., Mechanicsville, on Saturday, July 27, at 1 p.m.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.