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Vaow, Richard E. Sr.

Richard E. Vaow Sr., 78, of Albuquerque, NM, passed away Monday, December 19, 2016.

A Public Viewing will be held Tuesday, December 27, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. â€" 12:00 p.m., with a Memorial Service immediately following at FRENCH-Lomas, 10500 Lomas Blvd., Albuquerque, NM 87112.

Richard was born in Waverly, NY on February 4, 1938. He married his high school sweetheart, Donna. Richard is survived by their five children - Valerie, Richard, Raymond, Robert, and Laura, seven grandchildren, and ten great-grandchildren.

Donna preceded Richard in death in 2004. Richard served in the U.S. Navy for eight years. Among other things, he specialized in radio communications while flying in Navy Blimps. He enjoyed fishing and camping with his family. He was famous for his homemade bread and cinnamon rolls. Richard was actively involved as an elder with Yahweh Assembly in Yeshua.

He will be lovingly remembered by his friends and family. Please visit our online guestbook for Richard at

Published in Albuquerque Journal on Dec. 25, 2016
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