Carlos Richard Read was born October 3, 1956. He was known by many as Tuky or Tuk.
He was born in California but lived his childhood and young adult life in Hawaii which he loved. He had three siblings Tony, Mitch and Kim, that he loved and cared for dearly. He had so much love and passion for motorcycles and racing; his favorite things were sushi, banana cream pie, poop or fart jokes, rat fink and 70’s rock music. When he moved back to California he married Leslie and had two kids Hannah and Harrison, who he was so proud of. He had his own concrete business and later opened his own dirtbike shop. Carl was patient, kind, loving, artistic, naturally funny, very talented on a motorcycle, mechanically inclined and a wonderful brother, son, father, grandpa, uncle, and friend. He was loved my many and left an imprint on many hearts. He will be forever missed and remembered by many.