Every day in the U.S. about 89 people are shot dead in one way or another. At GunMemorial.org we try to post pages for all of these people even though the circumstances of their deaths can be drastically different.

Richard E. Wurl, age 80


Do you have a photo of Richard?

Fatally shot on July 13, 2015 in Taylorville, Illinois.

News sources:

One other person also died in this incident.

4 candles have been lit for Richard.
Light a candle for Richard.

The people with the most candles in the past 24 hours are featured on our homepage.

Ask your friends to light a candle or come back tomorrow to light another candle for Richard.

Other nearby fatal shootings: