BIDDEFORD — On Oct. 13, 2014, Richard Stephen “Rick” Spill left this world.

He was born Jan. 2, 1948, to Louis and Ruth Greenstein Spill in Biddeford.

The world has lost a genius. The world should weep.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015 at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, 502 Virginia St., Vallejo, California. To read about this man who was a genius, who saved the whales for all of us, go to www.twinchapelsmortuary.com. Cremation and arrangements entrusted to the direction and care of Twin Chapels Mortuary, Vallejo, 707-552-6696.