Sunset Memorial Park & Funeral Home

1701 Austin Highway, San Antonio, TX


Richard Lee Naylor Sr.

March 23, 1930June 24, 2020

Maj. Richard Lee Naylor, Sr. (USAF Ret.), age 90, passed away on June 24, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born on March 23, 1930 in Platte City, Missouri. Richard was a loving husband, father, and grandfather who will be greatly missed.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents, Harry and Lola Naylor. He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Betty Naylor; his children, Richard Naylor, Jr. and Kristina Smith; his grandson, Daniel Lakey; his great grandson, Jaeden Lakey; and his brother-in-law, Col. Charles D. Collins, III.

Richard proudly served his country for 22 years in the United States Air Force and then served the City of San Antonio for another 22 years as a Systems Analyst. Richard was a lover and rescuer of dogs for many years. He bred and trained champion Keeshonds. In light of that fact, the family respectfully asks that in lieu of flowers you make a donation to the San Antonio Humane Society at www.sahumane.org.


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Richard Lee Naylor Sr.

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angelina kretzschmar

July 3, 2020

Thank you for being a great neighbor and friend. We will miss you. Rest in peace. Charles and Angelina Kretzschmar, San Antonio, Teas