GRETA, Va. – Albert Frederick "Rick" Dormeyer, 66, born in Chicago, grew up in Niles and Lincolnwhire and lived in Johnsburg until he moved to Gretna.|
He was born Feb. 14, 1946, and died July 11, 2012.
He graduated with a business degree from Milton, Wis. He was drafted and went to Vietnam and served two years fighting for his country.
Rick worked for the family business and traveled around the world.
He was married and divorced. He had one daughter, Jennifer, and three grandchildren, Rebecca, Phil Jr. and John Henry.
He is survived by his two sisters, Karlynne of Pampano Beach, Fla., and Darlene of Johnsburg.
Rick was known to everyone as "Uncle Rick" because he became the best uncle to his sister Darlene's children and grandchildren. Most everyone knew and loved him. Rick was an Army man all of his life.
Rick was buried at Arlington National in Washington, D.C., with honors Thursday, Sept. 20.
Published in the Northwest Herald on Oct. 5, 2012