Richard Martin “Dick” Farrell, an outdoorsman who loved His Lord, his family, his country, and the Florida State Seminoles, died on Saturday, March 3rd, after battling cancer.
Born on June 15, 1946, in Oceanside, NY, to Helen and Daniel Farrell, Dick helped develop Bardmoor Country Club and the Bayou Club, and went on to become Founder and President of GSI Executive Search.
He was predeceased by his parents and his sister, Nancy Lewis. He is survived by his wife, Cynthia Lake Farrell, daughter Jennifer Farrell, son Christopher Farrell, granddaughter Madison Harrell, stepchildren John, Courtney and Katharine Katzenberger, nephew Jonathan Lewis, (Nicole, Avery, Emma), niece Karin Lewis, (Mathew Horridge).
A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, March 16, at Faith Covenant Church, St. Petersburg. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to: The Children’s Dream Fund, www.childrensdreamfund.org, Faith Covenant Church, www.faithcovenantchurch.us, or the Charlie Hoare Scholarship Fund at the Dedman School of Hospitality, https://give.fsu.edu.
I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day. II Timothy 4:7-8.