Richard J Whiting
Richmond’s Running Man crosses his final finish line.
Well known runner, coach, and teacher Rick Whiting passed away peacefully to leukemia June 17, in Richmond BC with family at his side. Rick was a passionate teacher who inspired many. He loved running more than anything, and was a world class competitor. For over 40 years he could be seen running the streets of the community he gave so much to. Rick leaves behind his wife Friedel, son Gordon and his wife Marieta, daughter Astrid and husband Fraser, and sister Lois and husband Bernie. We will love and miss him forever.
A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday June 29, 2017 at 2:00 pm at Richmond Funeral Home 8420 Cambie Rd, Richmond, BC with Reception to follow.
If you would like to speak at the service please contact Astrid Whiting at 1-250-888-4099.