In the San Luis Obispo Daily Telegram - February 7, 1938
Death Takes R. Passmore
Richard Passmore, Sr., of the East Santa Fe district, passed away at his residence Saturday evening following an illness of some months.
He was born in Genesseee county, New York, September 25, 1858 and was 79 years of age.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mary Amelia Passmore of the East Santa Fe district; two sons, John P. and Richard P. Jr., of San Luis Obispo; three daughters, Mesdames Martin Jarvis of Standish, Michigan, Retta Littlefield of San Jose and C.L. Plaskett of Bakersfield; two sisters in Sacramento, one in Michigan and two brothers in the east.
Funeral services will be held at the R.F. Richardson FUneral Home, Tuesday at 10 a.m., conducted by Rev. F.H> Avery, pastor of St. Stephen's Episcopal church.
Entombment will be made in the Lawn Memorial Mausoleum.