In Memory

Amedee Oliver Richards III - Class Of 1970

Amedee Oliver Richards III

Amedee Oliver Richards III, born December 5, 1951, died March 13, 2006.  He was known affectionately as "Dude" to his family and friends and as "Bobcat" to his nieces and nephews.  Amedee was born and raised in South Pasadena, graduated from Pasadena City College and from California State University Los Angeles.  He was an accomplished falconer and breeder of French show pigeons and he was best known as an artist and sculptor.

He was preceded in death by his father Amedee Richards, Jr. and is survived by his mother Clara; eight brothers and sisters; and fifteen nieces and nephews.

Pasadena Star-News, March 18, 2006