Storey, Richard R. |
Richard R. Storey, 67, formerly of Albuquerque and a resident of Melrose Park, Illinois, passed away October 15, 2016.
He is survived by his wife Glenda, three daughters, four grandsons, seven granddaughters and two great-granddaughters. He is also survived by his mother Ninfa (Nina) Yanalavage, his sister Eileen (Harry) Seeman, and his brother James Light. Other survivors include his uncles Erlindo and Joe Pino, aunt Christine Reeve, uncle Dennis Storey and aunts Lupe Zamora and Isabel Sanchez,and several other relatives and friends.
Richard was a 1967 graduate of Manzano High, and a proud Navy veteran. He served in Vietnam and was the Post Commander of Tioga VFW Post 2149 in Wood Dale, Illinois.
Interment with Military Funeral Honors took place in Elmhurst, Il., on October 22, 2016.
Richard was rewarded for his commitment to Veterans helping Veterans.
Published in Albuquerque Journal on Oct. 23, 2016