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Obituary: Richard “Rick” McCaffrey

MCCAFFREY, RickRichard “Rick” McCaffrey born October 21, 1952 to Richard and Irma McCaffrey in Edinburgh, Scotland, died at the age of 62 on October 17, 2015.  Rick grew up as an Air Force child and lived all over the U.S. and Europe before settling in Berthoud. He is survived by wife Janet; daughters Heather and Balina; grandson Leeland; mother Irma McCaffrey; grandmother Rosalee Cates; brother Pat McCaffrey; and sisters Joann Biros and Diane Kirchgesler.

One of his greatest enjoyments besides Harley riding, was helping people in the community. A “Celebration of Life” potluck is planned at Grace Place, 375 Meadowlark Drive, Berthoud, at 1:00 pm, Saturday October 24, 2015. In lieu of flowers, donations in Rick’s memory can be made to Habitat for Humanity in care of Viegut Funeral Home. Go to for on-line condolences

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