Richard Athey Obituary (1956 – 2022) – Flagstaff, AZ
Richard L. Athey, 66, of Flagstaff, Arizona passed away at home on October 10, 2022. Rich was born in Columbus, Ohio. He moved to Las Vegas, Nevada in 1982; moved to Prescott, AZ in 2004 and in 2014 he moved to Flagstaff, AZ. He spent most of his career in the trades, laying floors. He also worked for a short time at Northland Motorsports. He loved riding motorcycles, dirt bikes and quads. While living in Ohio he obtained a pilot’s license. He also learned to dive into the sky and belonged to a team that did performances throughout the area. He was definitely an adrenaline junkie. Rich is survived by his wife, Terria Athey; son, Richard B. Athey; daughter, Carly Athey as well as 9 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. He will be greatly missed.
Published by Norvel Owens Mortuary – Flagstaff on Nov. 2, 2022.
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