Date of Birth: May 13, 1945
Date of Death: May 25, 2021
Richard Lantz Dolbow was born May 13, 1945 to Ruth and Lantz Dolbow in Portland, OR. He graduated from Gonzaga University with a Bachelors Degree in Mathematics, University of Virginia with a Masters Degree in Mathematics, and served in the US Navy from 1966-1969. Having had a lifelong interest in mathematics, engineering, and computers, he worked as a systems analyst for Goodyear Aerospace, Viasoft, and IBM, before retiring from American Express in 2007. In his free time, he could be found doing crossword puzzles, Sudoku, and spending time at the family property in Northern Arizona. As considerate as he was introspective, Rick was a reliable source of calmness, and spent time with his kids doing science fair projects, soccer practice, and teaching them how to swim. He passed away peacefully at home on May 25, 2021. He is survived by his sister, Sandi Dolbow-Felsman, his two children, Brian and Sara, and his granddaughter, Harper.