Richard Lee Hitchcock, 1951 – 2017

Richard Lee Hitchcock, 66, of Antwerp, passed away Thursday, November 9, 2017 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne. Dick was born in Lima on August 11, 1951. He retired from General Motors in 2011.

Dick will be sadly missed by his wife, Collene (Crosby) whom he married Dec. 18, 1971; mother, Madonna of Kalida; daughters, Chellene (David) Warford of Fort Wayne & Amanda (Matthew) Pace of Tiro; siblings, Robert (Juanita) of Lakeland, FL & Steven (Patti) of Continental; grandchildren, Savannah & Brystol Pace & Melita Warford.

He is also preceded in death by his father, Charles and siblings, Elaine Boesel & John.

Dick’s funeral service is Tuesday, 11 am with viewing one hour prior at Dooley Funeral Home, 202 W. River Street, Antwerp. Viewing is also Monday, 2-4 & 6-8 pm. He will be laid to rest in Maumee Cemetery. Memorials are to Anheuser-Busch Foundation, One Busch Place, St. Louis, MO 63118 for education and disaster relief.

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