HADDY, RICHARD I., M.D., 63, formerly of Rochester, MN, passed away on Monday, October 28, 2013.
Dr. Haddy lived in Prospect, KY, and recently retired from the University of Louisville as a Professor and Physician of Family Medicine. His career as a physician, researcher, and teacher spanned more than 30 years. He received his bachelor's degree from St. Olaf College in Minnesota and went on to medical school at Michigan State University, followed by a fellowship in infectious diseases.
He was a devoted husband and father who enjoyed a long and distinguished career in medicine, with numerous grants and publications. He loved his family, music, history, writing, and making others laugh.
He is survived by his loving wife, Cheryl; children Kari, Jennifer, Michael, and Sarah; parents, Drs. Francis and Theresa Haddy; and sisters, Carol Froelich and Dr. Alice Haddy.
A celebration of life Mass will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 2, 2013 at St. Albert the Great Catholic Church, where he was a loving member, 1395 Girard Dr. Visitation will be 12-8 p.m. on Friday at Arch L. Heady and Son at Westport Village, 7410 Westport Rd. Burial will take place next week at New Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Flint, MI.
Expressions of sympathy may be directed to the Parkinson's Foundation, the
or the Make a Wish Foundation.
Family and friends may sign his guestbook and leave memories at www.archlheadywestport.com
Published in The Courier-Journal from Oct. 31 to Nov. 2, 2013