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Richard "Dick" R. Leach

Richard "Dick" R. Leach
June 28, 1950 - October 25, 2018

Richard R. “Dick” Leach, 68, of Wichita Falls passed away on October 25, 2018.

Memorial services will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, November 1, 2018 in Lunn’s Colonial Chapel with Ministers Joe Williams and Ken Holsberry officiating. The family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of Lunn's Colonial Funeral Home.

Dick was born on June 26, 1950, in Wichita Falls to Mary Lou (Russell) and Thomas James Leach, Jr. He was a 1969 graduate of Rider High School. He attended Midwestern State University and received his B. S. in Criminology from Sam Houston State University. After his father passed away, he worked with his mother, as Star Route Contractors for the United States Postal Service. They worked together for 31 years before retiring. Dick had a passion for antique cars and spent many hours working on them in his garage. He was a longtime member of Edgemere Church of Christ.

Dick was preceded in death by his father, Thomas in 1977; in 2009 by his brother, Jimmy Tom Leach; in 2012 by his sister, Kathy Leach Robinson; and by his grandparents Vera and Tommy Leach Sr., and Hubert “Shorty” and Colean Russell.

He is survived by his mother, Mary Lou Leach; sister-in-law, T. J. Baldinell and husband Rob of Albuquerque, NM; a brother-in-law, Jon Robinson of Scotland, TX: nephew, Jamie Tom Leach, Sr. and wife, Marcy and their children; Jordan Leach and Jamie Tom Leach, Jr.; and niece, Cyndee Long and husband Cecil of Scotland, TX and their children Mary Lou and Tommy Long.

For those desiring, memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice of Wichita Falls, Edgemere Church of Christ of Presbyterian Manor Good Samaritan Fund.