Obit: VanderHyden, Richard W. (1934? - 2015)

Contact: Dolores (Mohr) Kenyon

Surnames: Vanderhyden, Kropusek

----Source: Thorp Courier (Thorp, Clark Co., WI) 4/08/2015

Vanderhyden, Richard W. (? - 30 March 2015) With Flag

Richard W. VanderHyden, age 80 years, found peace on Monday, March 30, 2015. He was the loving husband of 57 years to Sandra (nee Kropusek); proud father of Cheryl (Richard), Cynthia (Anthony), Cathleen (Roger), Curtis (Tess) and Chad (Tracey); cherished grandfather of Jacob, Ryan, Ericka, Nathan, Samantha, Cody and Jackie; brother of Ann. Richard was preceded in death by his son, Ricky; and grandson, Adam. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

A Memorial Visitation was held Monday, April 6, 2015, from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. at St. Charles Borromeo Church, 3100 W. Parnell Avenue Milwaukee. A Mass of Christian Burial was held at 11:00 a.m. Inurnment and Military Honors followed at Arlington Park Cemetery.

Richard was a United States Army veteran and retired after 30 years of service from General Motors. He also enjoyed hunting. If desired, memorials to The Alzheimer’s Association are appreciated.



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