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Col Richard A. Skovgaard (Ret) Usaf

Col Richard A. Skovgaard (Ret) Usaf Obituary
Col Richard A Skovgaard USAF (Ret)

Melbourne - Colonel Richard A. Skovgaard passed away on the morning of February 8, 2020 at William Childs Hospice House in Palm Bay, FL with his wife, Beverly, and daughter, Erica, by his side.

At age seven his family moved to North Branch, MN where he grew up on a dairy farm. During his 33 years in the Air Force he flew the KC-135, the F-100, was a highly decorated combat veteran in Vietnam flying the O-2 as a FAC.

He is survived by his wife, Beverly, his daughter Erica Skovgaard, his son Michael Skovgaard, two granddaughters, Amber Skovgaard and Britany Reichardt, two great granddaughters, Ashlyn Graves and Rylie Reichardt, and three step grandchildren, Tara Williams, and David and Corinna Milstein.

A Memorial service will be at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020 at Beckman Williamson Funeral Home 5400 Village Dr. Viera, Fl. You may sign Richard's guest book and see an extended obituary at www.beckmanwilliamson.com.
Published in FLORIDA TODAY from Feb. 12 to Feb. 16, 2020
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