Richard F. Romich, Jr., 81, passed away at his home, Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017. Richard was born April 30th, 1935 in San Francisco, CA. He was raised and educated there eventually graduating from the University of California at Berkley. Richard worked as a consultant primarily in governmental areas. An intellectual, scholar, voracious reader and modern “renaissance man”, Richard was truly a life long learner. He was also a professional singer and dancer, loved classical music and the art of cooking. He was preceded in death by his father, Richard,; his mother, Josephine (Michaels) Romich; and his two sisters, Barbara and Trisha. He is survived by his wife of seventeen years, Pamela (Clark) Romich as well as many dear friends including Mark Botsko, Jennifer Botsko, Shane Holt, Kevin Collier and David Gulley .A private life celebration service will be held at Hendersonville Funeral Home and Memory Gardens with Fr. Thomas Kalam of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church officiating.