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“Lela and Family:My thoughts and prayers to all of you. I will always remember Richard as a very kind man. He is now with Edith and parents.He is...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: Marcella McDonald - Brighton, IL

“Richard was a good friend and co-worker at Illinois Power. He had a good sense of humor and kept us all laughing. I am sorry to hear of his passing...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: A friend

“Lela, Eric & family:My sincere condolences to each of you. Sam & Richard such good friends for a lot of years. May all your beautiful memories be a...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Barbara Gomer - Montgomery, IL

“I worked with Richard at IP. What a nice man with a great family. I know he will be missed. ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Thomas Welsh - New Lenox, IL

“Dearest Jane, I'm so sorry for your loss. I've held you in my heart all these years and sympathize with the many feelings that accompany your Dad's...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Melanie Hill - K.C., MO

Richard was born on March 5, 1929 and passed away on Friday, January 12, 2018.

Richard was a resident of Illinois at the time of passing.

He was a veteran of the United States Army where he served in the Korean War.

In celebration of his life, visitation will be from 4pm to 8pm on Monday, January 15, 2018, at Pitchford Funeral Home in Wood River. Funeral services will be held at 11am on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.

Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association or to the 5A's and will be accepted at the funeral home.