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Kyle Wayne Luff / December 03, 2019
Kyle Wayne Luff, 36, of Richmond, died Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019.

Born Jan. 18, 1983, in Newport News, Kyle graduated from Warwick High School with honors in 2001 and Cum Laude at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2009 with a major in psychology. He loved music and played guitar in several bands. He was a longtime lifeguard and loved to swim. Kyle grew up in Newport News and after college lived in Colorado several years before returning to Richmond in 2017, where he began studies to become an electrician.

Kyle was an electrical apprentice in Richmond, a member of the Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee (Richmond Electricians’ JATC), and a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 666.

He is survived by his parents, Wayne and Janet Luff; his sister, Garah Todd and her husband, Andrew; his nephew, Elliott Todd; his grandmother, Catherine Fero; his aunt, Marty Ritzert and her husband, Jim; and his uncle Glen Fero and his wife, Lattie.  

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, William Wayne and Ann Luff; his grandfather, Merlin B. Fero; and his beloved Stephanie Jarosinski.

The family will receive friends Thursday, Dec. 5 from 5-7 p.m., Thursday, Dec. 5, at Bliley’s-Central, 3801 Augusta Avenue, Richmond.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to NAMI - National Alliance on Mental Illness at

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