Richard B. 'Dick' Birckbichler
Richard B. "Dick" Birckbichler, 66, of Karns City passed away early Friday morning at his newly moved into apartment in Butler of natural causes.
Born in Butler on June 4, 1945, he was the son of Pauline Geibel Birckbichler Parr of Ft. Myers, Fla., and the late Sylvester A. Birckbichler.
Dick was a member of Operating Engineers Local 926 of Atlanta.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by one daughter, Amber Birckbichler; two sons, Theodore and Douglas Birckbichler; two sisters, Peggy McCorkle and Teresa Troutman; one brother, Louis Birckbichler; several grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Sandy Evans.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his wife, Elaine Gillespie Birckbichler on Sept. 9, 2005, as well as two sons, William and Raymond.
BIRCKBICHLER - A memorial service for Richard B. "Dick" Birckbichler, who died Friday, June 17, 2011, will be held July 9 at 2 p.m. in the New Beginnings Free Methodist Church, 416 Center Ave., Butler. (No public visitation at Dick's request.)
Memorials may be made to
at the chapter of the donor's choice.
Funeral arrangements by Buzard Funeral Home of Eau Claire.