Rickard Keith Funk|
LAFAYETTE - A Funeral Service will be celebrated Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 1:00 pm at Fountain Memorial Funeral Home in Lafayette for Richard Keith Funk, 85, who passed away Monday, February 10, 2014.
Visitation will be observed at Fountain Memorial Funeral Home in Lafayette on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm and resumes Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 8:30 am until the time of services.
Entombment will follow in Fountain Memorial Cemetery in Lafayette.
Pastor Kelly Segura, of Family Life Church in Lafayette, will officiate.
Richard was born Wednesday, January 23, 1929 in Moran, KS and was a long-time resident of Acadiana. He was a proud veteran, having served as a Master Sergeant in the Army during the Korean War.
Richard was a deeply devoted family man and loved playing with his great-grandchildren.
Mr. Funk is survived by his beloved wife of 45 years, Helen Funk of Lafayette; son, Richard Funk Juhl and his wife Kara of San Antonio, TX; daughter, Sheila Guilbeaux and her husband Keith of Lafayette; three grandchildren, Tara Chachere and her husband Dustin, Nicole Guilbeaux, Katherine Juhl; two great-grandchildren, Cullen and Colston Chachere; sister, Patty Jo Dickerson and her husband Bobby of Houston, TX; and many dear nieces, nephews and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Edward Louis Funk and Nelle West Funk.
Online obituary and guest book may be viewed at www.fountainmemorialfuneralhome.com.
Fountain Memorial Funeral Home and Cemetery of Lafayette, 1010 Pandora St., (337) 981-7098 is in charge of arrangements.
Published in the The Advertiser on Feb. 11, 2014