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“Dear Patty and Family, sincere thoughts and prayers to all of you during the difficult days ahead. Dick's memories you share will get you through...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Patricia Johnson - Epworth, IA

“Patty, Mike, & family,So sorry about your loss. Thoughts & prayers for you all. All the wonderful memories will help you get through this. Love to...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Patty, so sorry to hear about your husband. I have been out of town and did know about his passing until I got online tonight. I did not know Dick...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: kathy cooper - monmouth, IL

“our thoughts and prayers are with you, Patty and your family. We always admired Dick and watched for him to go by walking. It sounds like he was a...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

5 of 15 | Posted by: Bob & margaret Cozadd - Wataga,, IL

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
6 of 15 | Posted by: Carla Sullivan - Galesburg, IL

“My sincere condolences Patty and Mike and The whole Traff family !He was a great guy I knew him my whole life I loved his sense of humor ! Always...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Jennifer Sullivan - Galesburg, IL

“Prayers for you all , I only knew him as one of my customer's at hy Vee , he always called me by name. Very sweet and always had a smile. He will...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Colleen

“So sorry for your loss Patty, your wonderful memories of your life with him will be with your always. Many prayers for you and your family.. ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Chris Brady - Story, WY - friend

10 of 15 | Posted by: LINDA RUPERT - GALESBURG, IL

“May the peace that passes all understanding be with each of you at this time. God Bless, Jean Culver ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry for your loss may God bless you all ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Cindy Hillman - Knoxville, IL

13 of 15 | Posted by: Bob & Margaret Cozadd - Wataga, IL

“Ms. Patty & family, I'm so sorry for your loss. Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Cara Erude - coworker

“So sorry for your your loss Patty. Love Nikki Harrison ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: Nikki Harrison - Galesburg, IL

Richard was born on October 30, 1940 and passed away on Wednesday, April 11, 2018.

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

Dick graduated from Galesburg High School in 1958.

He then entered the Air Force, serving active duty from 1959 to 1962 and in the Reserves until 1964.

funeral services are planned. A "Celebration of Life" will be at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the family care of Watson Thomas Funeral Home and Crematory, 18489 N. Seminary St., Galesburg.Rest in peace, Dick.