Donald “Dondon” Charles Richards, age 61, died Thursday, January 28, 2016 at Duke Medical Center. He was born to the late John F. and Alice Marie Robertson Richards in Dallas, TX on June 30, 1954.
Don proudly served his country for 20 years in the U.S. Air Force. After retirement from the military he worked as a computer programmer for IBM and later Lenovo.
Don is survived by his brother, Gary Richards of Durham; his nephew, Charles Richards and niece, Elizabeth Richards, both of Durham. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 3, 2016 from the Chapel of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service in Durham. Burial with military honors will follow at St. Matthew Catholic Cemetery.
Friends may visit Tuesday evening from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at Hall-Wynne Funeral Service.
On-line memorials: www.hallwynne.com.