LeeRoy Joseph Richter, 83, of La Grande, passed away on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at his residence. At his request, there will be no service.
LeeRoy was born on November 22, 1935, in Mount Angel, Oregon to Nicholas and Emily (Cline) Richter. He resided in California and Oregon and attended Santa Maria High School. LeeRoy served our country while in the United States Army. He married Judith Ann Bowles.
LeeRoy worked as a restaurant cook. His hobbies included fishing, hunting and camping and he enjoyed football.
LeeRoy is survived by his wife Judith (Bowles) Richter of La Grande, OR; son, James Garber of La Grande, OR; daughters Margaret Speecht of Arizona, Cheryl Beasucker of Oregon, and Katherine Kunzler of Oregon; sisters, Mary Ann Admumdson of Pendleton, OR and Judy Warner of Pilot Rock, Oregon. He was preceded in death by his parents, Nicholas and Emily (Cline) Richter; brothers Alfred Richter, Paul Richter, Jack Richter, and Larry Richter; and sister, Agnes Zimmerman.