Richard C. Meeker

 

 

Age: 86

 

Summary: retired advertising salesman and first husband of icon TV sitcom actress and comedienne Mary Tyler Moore to whom he had been married from 1955 to 1961 and whose only known son Richard Meeker, Jr. died in 1980 from an apparent accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound at the age of 24.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: March 7, 1927

 

Died: July 8, 2013

 

Location: Sacramento, California