Richard Allen McGrady
Richard Allen McGrady, age 69, of Everton, Missouri, passed away at 1:29 p.m. on Monday, May 8, 2017, at the Mercy Hospital in Springfield, Missouri. He was born June 7, 1947, in Mountainair, New Mexico, the son of the late Harold and Alice (Imboden) McGrady.
Richard served in the United State Navy during the Vietnam era and was a Battalion Chief for the City of Kenai, Alaska Fire Department and a member of the First Baptist Church of Kenai.
On October 16, 1977, he married Jennifer Rucker, in Kenai, Alaska.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Jennifer; two daughters, Charlie Yamada and her husband, Glen, of Kenai, Alaska and Felicia McClure and her husband, Keith, of Springfield, Missouri; one son, Justin McGrady and his wife, Melody, of Everton, Missouri; one brother, Bruce McGrady and his wife, Kathy and one sister, Jeanie Carter and her husband, Keith, all of Kenai, Alaska; one aunt, May Stephans of Graham, Texas; ten grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
His parents, Harold and Alice, preceded him in death.
A celebration of life will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at Richard and Jennifer’s home in Everton. Local arrangements are under the direction of the Morris-Leiman-Mosher Funeral Home in Miller, Missouri.
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