Beloved husband of  the late Marian Burr (née Sanders) passed away peacefully on 11/16/2019.

Born 11/02/1930 in St. Louis, MO.

He was a proud Captain for the USAF serving as a Nuclear Weapons Officer.

Lived in St. Louis, New York, New Mexico, France, Crestwood, Australia, and Kirkwood. Worked for Mallinckrodt Chemical and Monsanto International.

Richard was loved by children: Julia Burr, Amy Richards (Curt), and the late Richard J. Burr (Frances); grandchildren: Joshua Burr, Curtis Richards, Kyle Richards, and Grayson Burr.

His life was a testimony to God’s goodness and grace, and inspirational to all who knew him. He cherished his time with his beloved, Marian, dear family, and friends from across the globe.

Visitation at 10:00 AM followed by an 11:00AM memorial service, and burial on 11/23 at St. Lucas UCC 11735 Denny Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Benevolence Fund at St. Lucas or a charity of your choice.