Theodore F. Richter
1934 - 2021
Norvel Owens Mortuary - Flagstaff
914 E. Route 66
Flagstaff, AZ

Theodore F. Richter Jr. 86, of Flagstaff, AZ, passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home surrounded by his loved ones on Jul 3, 2021. Born, October 15, 1934, in Lawndale, California, Ted was proceeded in death by his wife Lois A. Richter, they were married for 50+ years. Ted is succeeded by his sister, her sons, his five children, eight grandchildren, with one due in September.

Ted was the pillar of his family, he was a welder for all types of metals, could cut metals w/acetylene gas & oxygen, teacher of and a mechanic of all types of vehicles, his hobbies included an older generation car and truck enthusiast, fishing, hunting, camping and avid motorcycle rider and owner.

He also hauled propane for many years, he drove truck over the road and began his trucking business, PAMMS EDD, located in Flagstaff, AZ. to this day, it is very successful. Ted had NUMEROUS friends and associates in Flagstaff and will be missed dearly.

A celebration of his new life will be held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 2401 E. Linda Vista Dr. Flagstaff, AZ on August 21, 2021, from 10am-2pm.

Published by Arizona Daily Sun on Jul. 18, 2021.
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Celebration of Life
10:00a.m. - 2:00p.m.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
2401 E. Linda Vista Dr., Flagstaff, AZ
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Ted you were a great neighbor for the 7 years we lived in Flagstaff and was always available when we would just stop by. Your passing brings sadness to our hearts
CA and Lori Watts
August 21, 2021
Loved you so much dad and miss you every day! Wish you were still with us! C'Ya
July 28, 2021
Ted was a good man and one of the hardest working men I've ever seen, even well into his 80's. He was one you felt like you knew forever even if you only were around him occasionally. RIP Ted. Condolences to his family that he loved so much.
July 23, 2021
So sad to hear this i will try to come up with Ruth. i know he'll be missed but he'll be back with Lois now, the "Dutchman" and i as well as others were good friends!
Mark Newton (Playboy)
July 21, 2021
RIP, Ted. You are missed!
July 21, 2021
Ted had a heart bigger than the Grand Canyon and the most friendly man who was never a stranger to anyone, My husband and Ted were trucking buddies for years. Met at the Adamana terminal in 1971 and never lost track of each other.Ted ,my best friend who I talked to every week and now the hours are empty without him. RIP my dearest friend.
Ruth mes
July 21, 2021
Ted was a wonderful man with a special touch for ford trucks! A friend to all, he will be missed.
Delores Edmonson Baughn
July 19, 2021
He was a great man husband dad and grandpa and friend and he will be missed Bill and Hjelmi
hjelmi hazelton
July 18, 2021
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