Richard Dobelmann

Richard J. Dobelmann


Age 66. Died suddenly at his home on Monday, June 25, 2007. He was born June 30, 1940 to the late Raymond and Dorothy Dobelmann; and had resided in Joliet all of his life. He attended Joliet Catholic High School; and was employed for many years at Joyce Beverage (7-Up). "Dickaroo" was a talented artist; his passion in life was drawing and painting. He was also a sports fanatic, being a diehard Green Bay Packers and New York Yankees fan.

Preceded in death by his wife, Mary "Dee" (nee Miklic); parents; and one sister, Martha Smith.

Survived by his brother, Raymond (Judy) Dobelmann of Galveston, TX; one sister, Ruth Ericksen; several nieces and nephews; great-nieces and great-nephews; and many good friends.

Funeral Services for Richard J. Dobelmann will be Friday, June 29, 2007 at 9:15 a.m. from the funeral home to St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church for a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. Interment St. John Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials in his name to St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church would be appreciated. Visitation Thursday 6-8 p.m. at:


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