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1957 - 2021

Peter Dewey Richards passed away on March 25, 2021. He is survived by his wife Laurie, and by his children Rio and her husband Tyler, and Tanner and his wife Kaitlyn and daughter Opal, as well as brothers Mike, Chris, Joe and Gyani.

The world is a dimmer place without our beloved Peter. He kept things lively and interesting and upbeat, kept us laughing and made sure we felt his love each and every day.

He lived every day with joy, sang and laughed with abandon, never met a stranger, and never forgot a friend.  His passing has left a profound void in all our lives. He was irrepressible. He is irreplaceable.

A few things about Peter

- Born September 19, 1957

- Devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother, friend.

-Lover of music, animals, bad movies, sick humor, travel, tennis, oceans, surfing, laughter.

_Founder of First Serve Tennis Courts, family owned and operated for over 25 years.

- Sadly left us on March 25th, 2021.

Memorial Service: April 25th, 11 a.m., Location: Santa Claus (Padaro) Lane Beach, Carpinteria

Reception: Padaro Beach Bar and Grill

NOTE: This memorial is on the sand. It could be warm, more likely cold, so dress in layers (don't forget your sunscreen). Limited bench seating is available, and beach towels and chairs are welcome.

Parking available on the side of the road on Santa Claus Lane. We will be on the right hand side of the beach, closest to the start of the on-ramp. You will see us once you get to the rocks on the ocean side of the train tracks.

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