Obituary: Richard Dale Jones |

Obituary: Richard Dale Jones

Richard (Rick) Jones passed away suddenly on July 21, 2009, in Reno, Nev., at the age of 60. Son of the late Richard and Alta Jones, he was born in Long Beach, Calif. Rick has lived in Truckee for the last 18 years.

He was a building contractor for 27 years and most recently worked at Northstar as a Public Safety Officer. Rick loved the mountains and felt very fortunate to be able to live here. He also enjoyed golfing and snow skiing with his friends and family. He is survived by his wife of nine years, Cindy Herbert; his adult children, Andrew, Jeffrey and Rebecca; grandchildren, Ethan and Allyson; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

A private family service will take place at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Tahoe Forest Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 2508, Truckee, CA 96160.

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