Richard Lloyd Jafvert was born to Shirley Millard and Ted Jafvert on December 1, 1978 in Spencer, Iowa. He lived in several communities growing up: Spencer, IA, Denver, CO, Everly, IA, Estherville, IA, Hartley, IA and Appleton, WI. Richard did mostly concrete and construction work. Most recently, he worked for Midwest Spray Foam and enjoyed his job.
Richard loved the outdoors and would spend hours doing things outdoors. His passion was floating down the river with family and friends.
Richard is survived by one son, Nathan Van DenBosch and family of Green Bay, WI. His mother, Shirley Millard and step father, Jeff Millard of Spencer, IA; his father, Ted Jafvert and wife from Minnesota; one brother, Darrell Faulkner of Spencer, IA; two sisters: Rebecca Faulkner of Ashville, NC and Jayden Millard of Sioux Falls, SD; he is also survived by numerous aunts, nieces, nephews and many cousins.