Richard Wayne Pace
March 18, 1945 - December 25, 2017
Richard Wayne Pace was born March 18, 1945 in Corvallis, Oregon. He passed away December 25, 2017 at home in Medford, after a long battle with cancer and COPD.
Richard worked at various mechanic shops before moving to the Rogue Valley 24 years ago. He owned Dick's Tire Service in Las Vegas, and also an antique shop in Talent, Ore.
He was a very caring and loving father, brother, and grandpa who loved his NASCAR, Johnny Cash, family, and all animals.
He is survived by his siblings, Janice Smith, Robert Pace, and Fred Pace; daughters, Diane Herbig, Linda Pace, Suzanne Gladsjo, Mary Combs, and Keri Stockstill; 12 grandkids; and nine great-grandkids. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Opal Pace; two sisters, Denae and Jeanie; and two daughters, Carolyn and Ilene.
He will be dearly missed.