Richard H. Crain

Richard H. Crain, 71, of Scottsdale, Ariz. passed away in Phoenix on June 9, 2007. Born in Portland, Ore., Dick moved to Medford in 1942 when his father was assigned as the Navy recruiter for WWII. Dick attended Washington Grade School, Medford Jr. and Sr. High School, graduating in 1953. He attended Oregon State on a Naval ROTC Scholarship, receiving his commission and a BS in 1957. He received an MBA from the University of California, Berkeley.

Mr. Crain was a commercial real estate broker. Serving in the U.S. Navy, he was honorably discharged, retiring as a Captain. He was president and CEO of his own company, R.H. Crain & Associates. He was also president of McCormick Ranch POA and was an active member of St. Patrick's Church and its music ministry. Richard was a loving husband, father and grandfather.

He is survived by his wife, Mary; daughter, Kelli; son, Brian (Jennifier); and grandson, Aidan.

Donations may be made in his name to the American Cancer Society, 2929 E. Thomas Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85016.