BACKMANN Richard Edward Backmann, 57, passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2006. Mr. Backmann was a member of the Elks Lodge #221 for over 30 years. He was also very proud to be a volunteer for the T.P.C. for the past 30 years as well.
He was preceded in death by his Wife, Claire Veronica Backmann in 2004, his parents Mary & Cliff and a brother Kenneth. Survivors include his Daughter, Mary Backmann Townsend; a Sister, Lorraine Roe; 2 Brothers, Gerard Backmann and Clifford Backmann; 2 Grandchildren, Colin and Claire Townsend; his aunt, Kay O'Brien; a niece Leigh Anne; nephew, Ryan and several cousins. Published in the Florida Times-Union on Aug. 14, 2006