Richard L. Tempero II, 52, of Las Vegas, Nev., passed away Sunday, June 17, 2012, after a valiant battle with cancer. He was born Sept. 1, 1959, in Columbus, Ohio. He is survived by his loving wife Belinda Tempero; and is the loving son of Richard L. Tempero and wife Veronica Tempero, of Roswell, and Donna Meekins, of Roswell.
He was a graduate of Stow High School, Stow, Ohio, and attended Akron University. He served in the United States Air Force for five years. He most recently worked as a homeland security inspector in Las Vegas.
Richard was a loving brother and uncle. He is also survived by brothers, Michael Tempero, of Augusta, Ga., and Christopher Tempero, of Las Vegas; and a sister Joan Tempero, of Roswell. He was an uncle to four nieces and one nephew, Brittany Tempero, Danica Tempero, Mashika Tempero, Janica Tempero and Michael Tempero.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Association in Richard’s name.