Retired Orleans Parish Civil District Court Judge Richard J. Garvey, 89, died Saturday, October 10, 2015. He served as an aviation radioman third class in the United States Navy during World War II. He earned his BBA and JD degrees from Loyola University in 1950 and 1952. He was elected to Orleans Civil District Court in 1966 and served there until his retirement in 1996. He served as Chief Judge of Civil District Court, and as President of the District Judges Association and the Fourth and Fifth Circuit Judges Association.