Age 88 of Hudson, WI Formerly of St Paul, MN Passed away August 27, 2021 surrounded by family. Richard proudly served in the US Navy and retired from the St. Paul Fire Department after 25 years of service. Survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Edith; children, Donna (Dave) Bowersox, Richard M. Thoemke, Constance Schwartz & Todd (Shellee) Thoemke; grandchildren, Clint (Trisha) Abel, Chris (Missy) Bowersox, Addy Hanson, Drake (Madilyn) & Alexis; great-grandchildren; siblings, Marlys Abraham, James, Gary & Jack; also many special nieces, nephews and friends. Preceded in death by brothers, Roger & Bill; and sister, Janice Feist. Celebration of Life Friday, September 17 at 2:00 PM with visitation one hour prior at Bethel Lutheran - Highlands Campus, 504 Frontage Road, Hudson, WI.
Published by Pioneer Press on Sep. 12, 2021.