Dick attended Holy Family grade school and was a graduate of Tech High School. He then entered the US Navy and served 4 years active duty and 2 years in the Reserves. He was employed for 41 years with Nashua Corp.
Survived by wife Mary
daughter Chris (Bruce) Karschner
sons Rich (Rose) Benda, Brad (Wendy) Benda
grandchildren Katie, Richie, Ben, Wes, Evelyn, Aidan, Hallie
sister Joyce (Bob) Vondrasek
many wonderful relatives, friends, and buddies from both the Navy and Nashua
VISITATION Thursday, October 11, 2012, after 4:00 p.m. with Vigil Service 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Funeral Friday, October 12, 2012, 9:20 a.m. Bethany Chapel to St. Mary Church (36th and Q) for 10:00 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial. Interment St. Mary Cemetery. Military honors by American Legion Post 331. In lieu of flowers, memorials requested to the family.