Russell Richardson |

Russell Richardson


August 3, 1982 ~ August 19, 2017

Russell Richardson, born August 3, 1982 passed away peacefully August 19, 2017.

Russ, a 2000 graduate of North Tahoe HS, earned a BA in Music, a Master of Music, Performance Tuba, and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing. He loved hiking, biking, hunting, fishing, skiing, cooking, reading, writing, flying, diving, travel, nature, animals, his church and his beloved music. Russ traveled extensively through Europe and Asia, and taught music and English in Thailand.

Russ loved so many things, but most of all he loved his beloved Sierras.

A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, September 9th, at 1pm at the Chapel of the Transfiguration, St Nicholas Episcopal Church, 855 W Lake Bl, Tahoe City CA. All are welcome to come celebrate his too short but very rich life.

In lieu of flowers please make a donation in Russell's name to the animal shelter of your choice.

Russ is greatly missed by his family and friends.