Gary Richrath


Age: 65

Summary: former guitarist for the classic rock band REO Speedwagon who was a member of the band when it released its self-titled debut album in 1971 and stayed until 1989, but who also co-wrote some of the group's songs including Take It on the Run, which became a Top 5 pop hit on the Billboard charts and who released a solo album entitled Only the Strong Survive in 1992.

Cause of Death: Undisclosed causes

Born: October 18, 1949

Died: September 13, 2015

Bloomington, Illinois