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Richard A. Caire

Richard Anthony Caire, died on June 2, 2017, at his home in Minnesota.

He's survived by three daughters, eleven siblings and multiple nieces, nephews and grandchildren.

A USAF veteran, he was also an accomplished musician who traveled and performed with various bands in his earlier years. He once owned a record store and a recording studio in Minneapolis. Sixties band The Trashmen from "Bird Is The Word" fame, took their band name from one of his early recordings. His music listed in Billboard Magazine in the early '60s and more recently (2012) was played at a Vivienne Westwood fashion show in Tokyo. His later years were spent working at South Cedar Nursery in Farmington, Minnesota. Tony was humble, kind and very loved by all who knew him.

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