Richard C. Kennedy (RC), 65, of Eagle Point, Ore., passed away at his home September 27, 2012, surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 22, 1946, in Fallbrook, Calif.

In 1973, he began working for the Jackson County Sheriff's Office and served with them 28 years. After he retired in 2001, he then worked for the Sheriff's Office another nine years part-time. Richard married Julie Kennedy February 14, 1996. Richard loved fishing and woodworking.

He is survived by his wife, Julie Kennedy; three sons; a daughter; three stepchildren; and 15 grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. October 13, 2012, at Community Bible Church in Central Point.