Ygnacio Richard Zaragoza of Ventura, Ca, passed away on Monday November 30th in Ventura, California. Richard was born to Frank and Sophie Zaragoza in 1940. A life long resident of Ventura, he was a proud graduate of Ventura High school in 1958. He was a member of the Elks lodge, #1430 serving as an officer and Exalted Ruler. With a life of service to the community, thru the Elks lodge, he also found time to coach various youth sports teams during his life.
Richard is survived by his wife of 59 years, Mary, of Ventura and his son Richard also of Ventura and daughter in law Christine. But the true joy in his life was his grandchildren, Jed Krieger of Ames, Iowa. Clint Krieger of Mason City Iowa, Eric Zaragoza of Ventura California, Max Krieger of Tucson Arizona and Presley Zaragoza of Ventura California. He is survived by his sister Dottie, and brothers Eddie, Bill and Stan. He is preceded in death by his Daughter, Vicki Zaragoza Krieger of Mason City, Iowa and his brothers Frank, Tom and Kenny.
Funeral services will be held at Reardon funeral home, Ventura at 2 pm on Monday the 7th of December. Arrangements are under the direction of Joseph P. Reardon funeral home & cremation service, 757 E. Main Street. Ventura California.