TRIPLETT, RICHARD B. "DICKIE," 66, of Louisville, passed away Monday, July 15, 2013.
He was a retired electrician for the Local IBEW 369. He was an alumnus of Flaget High School and a member of Mary Queen of Peace Church. He was also an Army
veteran of the Vietnam War
. He enjoyed his retirement, especially spending time vacationing with his family, boating and golfing.
Dickie was preceded in death by his parents, Alfred and Helen Triplett; sister, Vernie Bishop and brother, Larry Triplett.
He is survived by his wife, Rose M. (Meany) Triplett; daughter, Kelly Cowley (Brian); grandson, Harrison Cowley; brothers, Al Triplett (Rose) and Ray Triplett (Kathy); sisters, Shirley Huhn, Weezie Weihe, Carol Lee (George) and Barbara Bell (Paul); brother-in-law, Pinky Bishop; and good buddy, Shawna Strode.
His service will be 10 a.m. Friday at Mary Queen of Peace, 4005 Dixie Hwy., with cremation to follow. Visitation will be 1-8 p.m. Thursday at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hwy.