Richard Leland Dynes, Dick, was born May 2, 1940 and went to heaven Dec 2, 2022. He was a humble and caring gentleman of faith.
Kenneth and Loeta Dynes were living in WA when their first child, Dick, arrived. Dynes moved to Fairbanks, AK in 1949 and became homesteaders. While in high school Dick began singing. After graduation he moved to Nampa to attend Northwest Nazarene College.
He was blessed by many friendships and musical experiences. Dick met Anita Phillips at college. They were married 54 years and had one daughter, Carrie.
Dick taught music, built homes, and became the building official for Canyon County. He was an active member of Nampa First Nazarene. His greatest joys were God, Anita, Carrie, and four wonderful grandchildren. Motorcycle riding, BSU football, and traveling were favorite hobbies.
Preceded in death by Kenneth and Loeta Dynes, Ron Dynes, Karen and Bill Perry, Paul Dynes, and Janice Becker.
Survived by Anita Dynes, Carrie and Kyle Six—Kaeden, Callum, Karis, Caitryn Six, Gail Simcox, Mike and Marsha Dynes, Ray Becker, Mike and Ann Kossler, many nieces, nephews, and a multitude of friends.
Services for Richard will be held at a later date.