Services for Spaulding in Yorba Linda

Funeral services for former Buena Park High School Principal Richard H. Spaulding will be held at 4 today for at Rose Drive Friends Church in Yorba Linda.

Spaulding died Monday after suffering from cancer. He was 76.

Spaulding was a head football coach at Newport Harbor and Fullerton high schools and was an assistant at Fullerton College. He served as the first principal at Buena Park from 1956 until he retired in 1974.

The school dedicated its football stadium, "Richard H. Spaulding Stadium" following Spaulding's retirement on Sept. 10, 1975.

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