Richard “Dick” Velloza, a lifelong West Marin resident who built a house and a family in Point Reyes Station while delivering gas to ranches and tinkering for a water utility, died, on August 1 at age 89.

Dick’s father, Richard Velloza, Sr., was a Portuguese native who grew up in Porto Santo, a secluded island off . . .

You've reached subscriber-only content

Free 3-day trial

Already a subscriber? Log in here.