Richard Bloch, of Eureka Springs, Arkansas was born April 10, 1959 in Klatovy, Czech Republic. A son of Anthony and Edita Kollanyova' Blochova' Bloch, he departed this life Friday too suddenly, March 6, 2015 in Eureka Springs, Arkansas at the age of 55 years.
Richard was a passionate member of the Eureka Springs Soccer Club, and served as a soccer coach for twelve years.
Richard was best known in the Eureka Springs community as chef and owner of Autumn Breeze Restaurant for more than twenty two years.
He was married on January 1, 2015 to Sheila Fuller of Branson, MO, who survives him. He is also survived by son, Cassidy Bloch, grandson, Nico Bloch of Eureka Springs, father, Tony Bloch and step mother Jarka Bloch of Eureka Springs, his mother, Edita Bloch of the Czech Republic, sisters, Vicki Reddick & husband Darrel Reddick of Eureka Springs, sister, Michelle Edmondson of Eureka Springs, nephew, Dillon Reddick nieces Nicole Komarek, Gabi, and Sara Bloch of Eureka Springs and his beloved cousin Karl "Charlie" Bloch of Eureka Springs, mother-in-law, Dorothy Fuller of North Troy, VT; sisters-in-law, Connie Fuller, Carol Lighthall, Melody Gamache and Tina Fuller Cisco; and extended family J.R. and Jana Jones, with his beloved friends and mother to his grandson Glory Leggett.
Services are scheduled the 10AM on Friday March 13th at the Faith Christian Family Church 157 Huntsville Road, Eureka Springs, Arkansas, 479-253-7414. The service will be officiated by Pastor Marvin Peterson. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Eureka Springs Soccer Club, c/o Community First Bank, 107 West Van Buren, Eureka Springs, AR 72632, (479) 253-0500. Please be sure to reference in memory of Richard Bloch, FBO Eureka Springs Soccer Club. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.