Richard A. "Rick" Feldt, 58, of Mascoutah, Ill., born Dec. 12, 1954, in Belleville, Ill., died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at his residence.
Mr. Feldt was a self-employed painter and the owner of "Quality Painting". He was an avid animal lover.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Randolph and Elva, nee Korte, Feldt; two brothers, Arnie and Orville Feldt; two sisters, Luella and Arlene Feldt; and a brother-in-law, Robert "Buck" Fochtmann.
Surviving are his two brothers and three sisters, Henry "Hank" Feldt of Mascoutah, Randy (Donna) Feldt of New Baden, Anita Fochtmann of New Baden, Margaret (Morris) Oltmann of Mascoutah and Josie Burtis of Albers.
Memorials may be given to the Belleville Area Humane Society. Internet visitors may register online at www.KalmerMemorialServices.com.
Funeral: According to his wishes, his remains will be cremated and a private memorial service will be held.
KALMER MEMORIAL SERVICES, Lebanon, Ill.
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Dec. 8, 2013