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Lynn Richmond

December 10, 1946 - December 16, 2015

Visitation - Monday

December 28, 2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo

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Lynn Richmond

December 10, 1946 - December 16, 2015

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Lynn B. Richmond, 69, of Walcott, ND passed away Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at his home.

Lynn was born December 10, 1946 in Deer Lodge, MT to Jerold and Lucille (Cohoon) Richmond and grew up in Post Falls, ID. After graduating from high school, Lynn began his military career, serving two tours of duty in Vietnam. Lynn worked several years as a Navy recruiter in Fargo, and then spent the rest of his military service stationed out of San Diego, CA. Following his retirement in 1988 at a rank of Master Sargent, Lynn worked in the legal field and in home remodeling. He returned to Fargo in 2000. Lynn married Donelle Salting on April 29, 2000 in Fargo. After working at Scheel’s Hardware and the Kelly Inn, he fully retired in 2004.

Lynn took great pride in his gardens and yard, giving much of his bountiful harvest away. He also loved cooking, woodworking, and any kind of home improvement project.

Lynn is survived by his wife, Donelle, of Walcott; sons James, Chad and Michael; daughters Christina, Lynnette, and Heather; seven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; brother Ron (Juanita) of Enumclaw, WA; brothers Michael and Rick; and sister Kearon. He was preceded in death by his parents and wife Laurel.

Visitation will be on Monday, December 28th from 5pm-7pm at Boulger Funeral Home in Fargo. In lieu of flowers please give a memorial to Great Plains Food Bank in Fargo or your local food pantry.

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4 responses to “Lynn Richmond”

  1. Beth Haugen says:

    I can not believe this Donelle! My sympathy to you! Hopefully you can turn your grief into gratitude for all the wonderful times the two of you had together! ❤️

  2. Ruth Zidon says:

    Donnelle, My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. May God give you and your family the comfort you need. Ruth

  3. Mark says:

    God Bless Lynn and all those touched by his love, kindness and service
    /M

  4. Bill Aarestad says:

    Dear Donelle,

    I am so sorry to hear about Lynn. You have my sympathy. Hope to see you in the near future.

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