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Richard W. ‘Rich’ Gundelach

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MARENGO – Richard W. "Rich" Gundelach, 64, of Marengo, passed away Friday, Aug. 20, 2010, at home surrounded by his family.
He was born Nov. 19, 1945, in Melrose Park, to Warren M. and Irene L. (Butenschoen) Gundelach. He married Melody Uselding on Aug. 5, 1967, in Arlington Heights.
He worked as a meat cutter for 30 years, and later he, along with his family, raised pheasants. He enjoyed camping and spending time with his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife, Melody; his children, John (Tina) Gundelach and Cheryl Gundelach; three grandchildren, Jessica, Kyle and Ryan Gundelach; and his mother, Irene Gundelach.
He was preceded in death by his father, Warren Gundelach.
The visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 22, at Marengo-Union Funeral Home, 505 E. Grant Highway, Marengo. The visitation will continue from 10 a.m. until the service at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 23, at the funeral home. Interment will be in Harmony Cemetery.
A memorial will be established at a later date. Online condolences may be left at www.marengo-unionfuneralhome.com. For information, call the funeral home at 815-568-8131.
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