Tracey Nial RichensAugust 13, 1971 ~ July 26, 2017 (age 45)
Tracey Nial Richens, age 45, of Gusher, passed away on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at his home.
Tracey was born August 13, 1971 in Vernal to Vernon B and Eva Diane Starkey Richens. He married Jessica Swett, they later divorced. He married Sara Philpot, they also divorced.
Tracey enjoyed working on the farm, fishing, camping, and hunting, especially with his father whom Tracey looked up to. In high school he participated in wrestling and bull riding, becoming a state finalist. He was willing to do anything for anyone, he enjoyed helping others. His children and family were most important to him, he loved them with all of his heart. He is deeply loved and will be missed dearly.
Tracey is survived by his children Chelsea Richens, SLC; Riley, Austin, and Caitlin Richens, all of Vernal, his parents, Vernon and Diane Richens, Gusher, grandmother Nial LaPreal Richens, Vernal; siblings, Trixie (Linus) Harrison, Vernal; Sherry Melo, Roosevelt; Clarinda (Robert) Lough, Gusher, and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Brian Richens, and grandfather Bud Richens.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Ballard LDS Chapel. Viewings will be held on Tuesday evening at the Hullinger Mortuary from 6 - 8 p.m. and Wednesday at the church from 10:00 - 10:45 a.m.
Burial in the Gusher Cemetery.