With fond memories, Richard Paul Mannon, age 60 of Key West, Fla., passed away on Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, due to complications from cancer. Richard was born on Dec. 28, 1954, in Washington, D.C., to loving parents Lacy W. and Bridget Mannon. Rick enjoyed life in the Florida Keys as an auto mechanic, painter and body man. His favorite pastimes were fishing and socializing with friends over cookouts.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lacy and nephew, Steven.
Rick is survived by his mother, Bridget; and siblings, Pete, Deborah, Dianne and Rob; his daughters, Mary Virginia and Lisa; son, Richard; as well as many nieces and nephews who all loved him dearly. He lived life his way and touched people's lives as only he could. Rick will be greatly missed.
Memorials will be held in Delta, Colo., and Key West, Fla.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.