Richard S. Macias

Richard S. Macias died unexpectedly on Oct. 11, 2021. Richard was born Dec. 26, 1949. He was lifelong resident of Santa Barbara and graduated from Santa Barbara High School Class of 1968.

Richard worked and operated his own refrigeration business, Kwik Freeze, for more than 45 years. He loved to hunt, fish and go camping in his travel trailer, especially in the Sierras, making memories with family and friends. He was a good friend to many and will be deeply missed.

Richard is preceded in death by his sons Richard Jr and Steven Macias. He is survived by his wife of 51 years MaryEllen Macias; daughter Laurie (Joe); grandsons Joseph, Jesse, Steven, Daniel and Gabriel; sisters Jeanette and Theresa; many nieces, nephews and dearest friends.

A celebration of life service will be held outside at 11 a.m. Nov. 6, at Anthem Chapel in Goleta.