- Category : Religion-Missionary
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Tension 1
American basketball player drafted by the Minneapolis Lakers in 1953.
After his playing days were over, Richey became a paving contractor.
He remained active in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, becoming an Elder.
In 1992, Richey was diagnosed with leukemia.
He lived for three more years, during which time he performed a Mormon mission in Birmingham, England.
Joe Richey died of leukemia on April 4, 1995.