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Richard Pestell

June 30, 1962 — September 4, 2022

Richard Pestell of Nashville, Tennessee, passed away on September 4th, 2022, at the age of 60. He was born on June 30th, 1962, to parents; Donald and Thelma Pestell.

Richard spent his time watching his favorite show, Mash, working on his 1985 Corvette with his son, Andrew, and listening to classic rock (Though he couldn’t carry a tune, his family says). He also worked as a chef for many years at Richland Country Club in Nashville.

Richard is preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Thelma; His brother, Raymond; And his sister, Donna. He leaves behind his beloved sons, Andrew and Josh; And his grandchildren, Parker and Lexi.

A visitation will be held in honor of Richard on September 17th, 2022, at West Harpeth Funeral Home beginning at 11am and ending at 2pm. All are welcome to attend.

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Saturday, September 17, 2022

11:00am - 2:00 pm (Central time)

West Harpeth Funeral Home and Crematory

6962 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37209

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