Richard T.Imazumi, 37 of Owensboro, Ky. died on Sept.13, 2005 at Owensboro Medical Health System. He was born in Berkeley, California to the late George Imazumi-1988. Surviving are his mother, Kuniko Imazumi of Berkeley, California; his fianace whom he made his home, Lisa Timbrook; step-son, Shane Powell of Owensboro; future-in-law, Larry and Liz Phelps of Owensboro; brother, Edward Imazumi of Berkeley, California; several aunts, uncles and counsins. Memorial services will be held Sunday, September 18, 2005 at Haley-McGinnis Funeral Home chapel. Reverend Brad Whistle will officiate.

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  1. To Rich:

    It was our pleasure to be able to know you and to be your friend. Cassidy will miss all the Japanese candy from ‘Uncle Rich’. We all meet amazing people throughout our lifetimes and you are one of them. You fought long and hard and that sho

  2. Rich will be truley and deeply missed. He was a great guy and had a awesome sense of humor. I’m sad to have heard that he passed on. He will always be in my heart and thoughts. Lisa, I am here anytime you need to talk, remember that and I’m sending you an

  3. Rich, I will miss you dearly, your wit and your humor will not be forgotten. Semper Fi Brother.

    Lisa, may He keep you in peace.

    Semper Fi,
    Teresa Carpenter

  4. you will be sadly missed Rich,you were the life of the party and a fellow Marine,Semper Fi Brother.Remember Rich,the gates are guarded by United States Marines.I`m Really sorry duty called so soon in life. Carry on Marine.

  5. My condolences go out to Lisa and the rest of Rich’s family.
    He was a shining light that always brought us smiles and laughter… sometimes too much laughter, even. That laughter is something we can always carry with us, long after that light has gone ou

  6. My condolences go out to you Lisa and Rich’s family. He is in heaven, in a better place and not suffering anymore. He is now watching over you and his loved ones. I know its been awhile but you guys were never forgotten. My thoughts and prayers are with y

  7. You where a light like no other. You made me laugh and you will always live on because of that. Later UR…. I will see you again.

  8. Rich always brought a smile to my face…Still does. Always will. My prayers are with you Lisa… and all those close to him.
    Baþiniza sað olsun,

  9. Rich although we were not especially close, you were the man who made sure that i not only took the Corps with me everywhere but that i learned to lean on my brothers and sisters when times were rough. The man who convinced me to give the Corps another tr

  10. Rich: We were truly blessed to have you in our family for the short time that we were allowed. You won us over with your sense of humor. I don’t think you ever met a stranger and you will be missed greatly.

    ‘May the choirs of angels come to greet yo

  11. My heart breaks for Lisa and the rest of Rich’s family. He was a wonderful friend and will be dearly missed. Rest in Peace Daddy Rich

  12. Rich was always someone that would make me laugh with his comments and funny ways. I was so happy to have met him and spent time with him, he was a great man and will be sorely missed. I just have the memories of him always joking around with me about ‘co

  13. What are you making me for lunch, Mija?’
    He always asked, because he could not eat.
    ‘You are feasting now, Papi!!!’

    You did well Lisa…’Smile’
    You can come take care of me anytime……My heart and prayers to you and your son, and to all his fam

  14. Times like this always leave me with little words to say in comfort. Rich, made me laugh. He always seemed to know just what to say to bring a smile to my life, even when I didn’t want to smile! I, like so many others, was Blessed to have him in my life.

  15. I never know what to say in times such as these. Rich touched so many lives with his sense of humor and wisdom. We often lose the good ones way too soon. Rich was a great man, he will be truly missed.

    May his loved ones always find comfort in knowing t

  16. I am grateful that I knew him and I will miss him. Rich will always be remembered by so many as the fun guy he was. As long as people remember him, he isn’t really gone.

    I send my heartfelt condolences.

    Lisa, he really is your guardian angel now…a

  17. Ur, Rest in Peace my friend. You will not be forgotten. Semper Fi Bro.

    Lisa, my deepest condolences to you and your family.

  18. I knew Rich from online. He was always one of my favorite people to talk to. He could always make me laugh. Even though our knowing each other was only online, I will really miss talking to him.

  19. I only knew Rich from the tv commercial he and his fiance were in promoting the new cancer center here in Owensboro. I was so sad to learn of his passing. Even through the commercial you could tell of their great love for each other. And even though he

  20. Lisa,
    Don and I are extremely saddened by Rich’s death. He was such a wonderful young man and we are fortunate to have known him. Don always enjoyed Rich when they worked together at TSA. I am so fortunate to have had the opportunity to have met him a

  21. so sorry for your loss. our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends. ur will be missed. his wit caused many to laugh.

    vaya con dios ur

  22. I knew Rich..aka UR from the aol chat. He harrassed me on a regular basis and he was always fun to talk to. I’m gonna miss his crazy banter alot. Bless his soul..he never ever told me he was ill. He was always concerned about how I was doing. I will

  23. Rich: ‘Who’s Your Daddy?’
    Me: ‘You are Papa…’
    Rich: ‘Ok just as long as your hubby knows that…LOL’

    I met Rich and Lisa online about 7 years ago and they have BOTH been wonderful. Rich, rest in peace sweetheart, you will TRULY be missed. Lisa, a

  24. Well i’m sorry i could not be there to give you my condolences in person and i am doing this via website. but someday in the near future when i visit family in ky i do plan on giving them in person. i’ll miss you rich and i’m here if you need anything l

  25. Lisa, my heart and thoughts are with you. hugs

    It’s been a very long time but when Brian told me the news I cried with him. Rich was such a wonderful person. His personality could even light up an online chat room. He’s in heaven watching down in peace

  26. I’m one of those people that always reads the obituaries, when I saw Rich’s picture I immediately said to myself, he’s the guy in the commercial. Watching that commercial the only thing I really took from it was how happy the two of you looked, so full f

  27. The news of Rich’s passing hit me like a freight train. Somehow I never imagined that he’d never recover. But then again, God must have needed an angel. He got one. One of the finest men in the world.

    Rich touched my life in so many ways. His wit, his

  28. to my friend zoomi. i don’t know what to say, i wish we would have kept in touch over the years. you were always in my thoughts and i know that your family will miss you as much as the rest of us. semper fi.

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