Richard L. Hathway(1926 - 2014)

Hathway, Richard L. Of Waukesha, died Tues., Jan. 21, 2014, at age 87. He was born in Waukesha on Sept. 12, 1926 the son of John and Irene (nee Sprague) Hathway. Richard graduated from Waukesha High School and proudly served his country in the United States Army in the Military Police with the 35th regiment stationed in Japan at the end of World War II. He worked at Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha for 45 years until his retirement in 1988. He is survived by his nieces and nephews, Judith A. Hathway, Shirley "Jeanne" DeRosier, Lee F. (Angie) Hathway and Janice E. (Jim) Webber along with other relatives and friends. Preceded in death by his brother Jack and his parents. Visitation Sat., Jan. 25, 2014, from 11:30AM until 1:00PM at the FUNERAL HOME. A procession will follow the visitation departing the FUNERAL HOME at 1:00PM for burial with full military honors at Prairie Home Cemetery. Memorials are appreciated to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675.

Funeral Home

Randle–Dable Funeral Home
1110 South Grand Avenue Waukesha, WI 53186
(262) 547-4035

Published in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on Jan. 24, 2014