Cover photo for KJ Richer's Obituary
KJ Richer Profile Photo
1951 KJ 2021

KJ Richer

August 23, 1951 — March 23, 2021

Longtime Estacada resident, KJ Richer, died suddenly on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. He was 69. A graveside service, with military honors, will be held 2:00 PM, Friday, April 16, 2021 at Willamette National Cemetery. KJ Richer was born August 23, 1951 in Albany, California to Kenneth and Leanna (Wilson) Richer. After high school, KJ entered into the US Army during the Vietnam area form 1971 – 1973 then remained in the reserves until 1982. He enjoyed fishing, family trips to the coast, camping, coin and old money collecting and his beloved dog Dixie. He spent time and loved Alaska Survivors include his wife of 28 years, Violet Hutchcraft-Richer; daughters, Julie Jimenez, Tabatha Richer, Tami Richer; sisters, Norma Richer, Brenda Keyworth; brother, James Richer, Marvin Richer; stepsons, Dan Hutchcraft, Jr, Ryan Hutchcraft, Donny Hutchcraft; 19 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild; uncle to 12, great uncle to 21, and great-great uncle to 7. He was preceded in death by brother, Brent and step son, Levi Hutchcraft.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of KJ Richer, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Family Gathering Graveside

Tuesday, April 6, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Pacific time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 10

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree