Richard “Dick” Lee Stephens, 81, passed away at the Colorado State Veterans Center at Homelake on November 2, 2017. He was born in Monte Vista, Colorado to W. Wesley and Amy Stephens on May 7, 1936.
Richard was a Veteran of the United States Army and served for six years, some of which was during the Korean War.
Richard is survived by his siblings; Charlotte Sheely of Alamosa, Colorado, Evelyn (Royce) Boydstun of Yucca Valley, California, and John (Karolyn) Stephens of Lakewood, Colorado.
He was preceded in death by his parents, W. Wesley and Amy Stephens. As well as his sisters; Jeanette Short and Margaret Dutton.
Cremation was chosen and entrusted to Rogers Family Mortuary of Monte Vista. His inurnment will take place at the Monte Vista Cemetery with no public services being held.