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Elmer 'Rick' Richards

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Elmer "Rick" Richards
Elmer "Rick" Richards, 76, Festus, Mo., died Nov. 23, 2012, at his home.
Services will be private.
He was born Sept. 5, 1936, in Potosi, Mo., to the late Elmer Sr. and Frances DeClue Richards.
He retired as a mechanic from Joe' Brake & Alignment, Rock Island. He was a U.S. Army veteran.
He is survived by wife, Donna; son, Kevin Richards; daughters, Lori Ann Richards-Blunt and Tracy Brodt; four grandchildren; former wife, Judy Richards, Wilton.
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