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3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road
McHenry, IL 60050
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Richard M. Lindquist of McHenry Richard M. Lindquist, 78, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at Centegra Hospital-McHenry. Born Nov. 23, 1934, in Rock Creek, Minn., to John E. and Marie (Nelson) Lindquist, he was raised in Rush City, MN. At age 17, he came to Woodstock to work on the railroad, and at 22, he started with Local 250, enjoying a 44 year career as a carpenter. Richard met Marie Metcalf in McHenry, and they married on December 1, 1956, at St. Gilbert Church in Grayslake. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Marie; four children, Laura (Denny) Christmas, Rich Lindquist, David (Dan Kakazu) Lindquist, and Liane (Mike) Boettcher; four grandchildren, Caitlin, Cori, Miranda and Michael; nieces and nephews; sisters-in-law, Bertha Lindquist and Elaine Metcalf of Round Lake Park; a brother-in-law, Tom (Betty) Metcalf of Gurnee; and his former daughter-in-law, Judy Lindquist. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers. Visitation will be from noon until the 3 p.m. funeral service, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2013, at Justen Funeral Home & Crematory, 3700 W. Charles J. Miller Road, McHenry. Inurnment will be private. Memorials appreciated to Home of the Sparrow, 5342 W. Elm St., McHenry, IL 60050. For information, call the funeral home at 815-385-2400, or visit www.justenfh.com.
Published in Chicago Suburban Daily Herald on Feb. 22, 2013
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