Nov. 22, 1946 ~ July 15, 2014|
SANDY - Richard Forrest Nord, 67, passed away on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 while doing what he loved, hiking Bell Canyon.
Richard was born in Ogden on November 22, 1946 to Forrest Arthur and Margaret Etherington Nord. He was raised in Ogden and graduated from Ben Lomond High School. Richard served an LDS mission in Southern Germany before completing his education at Weber State College. He then went on to a successful career in Commercial Real Estate and Travel. He was a member of the Rotary Club International and the US Chamber of Commerce and won numerous awards and received great distinction within his profession.
Richard loved to travel, spend time with his family and exercise. He could take any situation and make it fun. He especially appreciated good food and good company. His charisma made those around him feel loved.
He touched the lives of many people with his kind words and generosity, and maintained his trademark sense of humor always.
Richard will forever be remembered by his beloved children, Kirk Nord, Ogden; Scott (Sierra) Nord, Cedar Hills; Ryan (Brittany) Nord, Kaysville; Kim Nord Maddock (Eric), Katy, TX; Mark (Melissa) Nord, Fruit Heights; and Brady (Andrea) Nord, Salt Lake City; grandchildren, Morgan, McCall, Noah, Bennett, Luke, Austin, Maxwell, Izzy, Kate, Lyla, Lincoln, Ally, Lauren, Kate, Elsha, and Christian; loving sisters, Myrna Anderson, Betty Ann Deardon, and Barbara Hood; along with countless other friends and family who were blessed to know him. He was preceded in death by his parents, Forrest Arthur and Margaret Etherington Nord; and his daughter, Natalie Nord.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Old Mill Ward, 7035 South Nutree Dr., Cottonwood Heights. Friends may visit with family on Saturday from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the church. Services entrusted to Lindquist's Ogden Mortuary.
Interment to be announced at services.
Published in Salt Lake Tribune on July 18, 2014