In memoriam

12.18.20 Issue

Marvin Lewis (Blackie) Richards passed away on Dec. 7 at age 97. Whenever the world is safe from covid, the awful disease that stole him from us, we will celebrate his life with family and friends!

He was preceded in death by parents Hymie and Rose Richards, brother, Sonny, sisters and brothers-in-law, Celia and Nate Cooper and Joan and Bennett Raduziner, and son-in-law Joe.

He is survived by wife, Roberta (Bobbi), daughter, Marlee Kopecky, son and partner, Mike Richards and Dave Frost, grandchildren: Jeff and Molly Bailey, Mike and Lacey Bailey; great granddaughter, Dylan Bailey; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Michael and Marsha Skolnik, nieces and nephews, five granddoggies, and many friends.

He was a fixture of Omaha, Marv opened The Interlude Lounge in 1966. He was loved!

Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society or Alzheimer's Association.