The El Paso Municipal Police Officers’ Association sadly announces the passing of retired Detective Richard (Ric) Contreras #732 who passed away on October 7, 2017 at the age of 63.
(Ret.) Detective Contreras served the El Paso community as a peace officer for 22+ years. He was commissioned by the El Paso Police Department in May of 1980 and retired on December 19, 2002.
Funeral Services for (Ret.) Detective Richard (Ric) Contreras are as follows:
Tuesday, October 17, 2017:
-Visitation from 5:00 - 9:00 PM at Kaster-Maxon & Futrell Funeral Home, 8817 Dyer St.
-Rosary at 7:00 PM
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
-Funeral Mass at 9:30 AM at St. Raphael Catholic Church, 2301 Zanzibar Rd.
-Following the funeral Mass, there will be a procession from the church to Ft. Bliss National Cemetery, 5200 Fred Wilson Rd., for burial (West Committal Shelter) at approximately 11:00 AM.
Retired Detective Contreras will receive Retired Police Honors.
The El Paso Municipal Police Officers' Association offers our most sincere condolences and asks that you please keep the entire Contreras Family in your thoughts and prayers.