Richard A. Robey passed away on May 10, 2017 at Valley west Care Center in Williams, CA. He was born to Clarence Albert Robey and Nina Marcella Bailey on May 30, 1932. He lived a full life filled with adventure, exploration and happiness.
Richard served in the Navy during the Korean War. He then went to work for the Aero-Jet Corporation in Sacramento, CA in fall of 1956 where he worked for over 35 years as a program planner in various outer-space programs. Richard is survived by his loving wife of 16 years Eva Meraz-Robey of Colusa, CA, Step-children Joe Meraz, Carlos Meraz, and Jessica Harvey, Sister MariJane Creasy if Ukiah, CA, Nieces Carolyn Redding and Jill Lawrence, Nephew Richard Creasy and his Grand-Nieces and Nephews, Meagan, Sara, Nina, and Nick.
A Rosary Service is scheduled for 7:00p.m. Wednesday May 31st at the McNary-Moore Chapel 107 5th Street Colusa, CA. Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00a.m. Thursday June 1st at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church 4th and Oak St. Colusa, CA. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery 1741 Wescott Rd. Colusa, CA
Arrangements are under the direction of McNary-Moore (530) 458-2111 ■