KRDO/Colorado Springs reports that morning co-anchor Paul Richards was found dead at his home on Sunday morning (12/11). He was 55. A veteran of the Colorado Springs radio market, where he worked at various music and Talk stations going back to the 1980s, Richards joined News/Talker KRDO in 2013, where he was paired in wake-ups with Mike Lewis. “All of us here at KRDO are saddened by Paul’s passing” said KRDO General Manager Tim Larson. “He was always upbeat and a true professional. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his wife and children. He will be greatly missed.” As of this post there was no additional information on the cause of death, nor about plans for a memorial service for Richards, who is survived by his wife and five children. KRDO has more on the Colorado radio veteran’s career HERE.
December 12, 2016