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Richard David Tabor

May 24, 1940 - November 17, 2021

U.S. Veteran

Memorial Service has been changed to 11:00 am Saturday December 18th at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Sweet Home.

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Richard David Tabor, 81, of Albany, formerly of Sweet Home, passed away Wednesday. He was born in Detroit, Michigan to Richard Archibald and Cloe Jean (Keeran) Tabor.
Richard graduated from Pershing High School and Western University of Michigan. He served in the United States Air Force as an Airman First Class and earned a nursing position at 49th Tac Hospital in German. After his service he attended Cal Poly in Southern California and the University of Cincinnati.

He joined the fire department in Cincinnati and advanced to Lieutenant and became a paramedic before retiring.

Richard and his wife Nadra moved to Sweet Home from Ohio. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and especially gardening. He was recognized as a Master Gardener by the University of Oregon.

He is survived by his wife Nadra Tabor of Albany; son John Tabor of Albany; brother Phillip and his wife Pattie of Flint, Michigan
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters Sharon and Lynn.
Memorial Service has been changed to 11:00 am Saturday December 18th at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Sweet Home. Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling arrangements. www.sweethomefuneral.com