Richard “Dick” Bordeaux

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Richard “Dick” Bordeaux
March 13, 1941 – July 20, 2020

Richard Bordeaux, 79, of LaPlant, passed away Sunday, July 12, 2020 at Avantara in Pierre.

Due to current COVID regulations set forward by CRST Tribal Council, a private service will be held.

Richard “Dick” Bordeaux was born March 13, 1941 to Arthur Ted Bordeaux and Violet Victoria Lee-Bordeaux. He grew up at his grandparents’, Henry and Molly Lee’s, place. He attended school at the Old Agency, where he played football.

After graduating in 1959, he enlisted in the Navy and was stationed in San Diego, CA. After he was honorably discharged, he attended the RTS Training Center and the Auto Mechanics Institute in Los Angeles, CA, where he received his degree in electrical engineering and became a master mechanic. While there, Richard met and married Elizabeth Nashaknik. Together they had three sons, Chris, Richard, and Arthur Bordeaux.






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