- July 31, 1922 - March 26, 2017
- Metairie, Louisiana
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OUR COUNTRY IS IN MOURNING, A SOLDIER DIED TODAY.
Richard F. Oeding passed away on March 26, 2017, at the age of 94. He was born in Terre Haute, Indiana to Albert F. Oeding and Margurite B. Oeding. He proudly served as a Sergeant in the 12th Armored Div. in WWII. After his military service he worked for the American Can Company for almost 40 years. He was a parishioner of St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church.
Richard is survived by his daughters Janet Oeding, Phyllis Shuey (Dan), and Virginia Young (Tim); grandchildren Janet, Kristen, Brian, Chris, Laura, and Jennifer; great grandchildren Kurtis, Dustin, Taylor, Evan, Aiden, Josh, Lucas, and Austin; and one brother, William Oeding. He is preceded in death by his wife, Betty June Oeding; his daughter Bonnie DeLatte (David); his sister Ethel Kohmescher; and brothers James Oeding and Robert Oeding.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Mass at Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70124 on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 2:00 p.m; followed by interment in All Saints Mausoleum. Visitation will be held prior to the services beginning at 12:00 p.m.