STEGER, IL - Richard L. Smiddy age 84 of Steger, Illinois passed away on Monday December 25, 2017. He is survived by his brothers: Russell (late Betty) Smiddy, Jim (Julie) Smiddy; eight nieces and nephews and many grandnieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents Russell and Irene; wife Louise (nee Irby) Smiddy.
All services will be private. Burial will be at Chapel Lawn memorial Gardens in Schererville.
Richard was self-employed roofer in the Chicago land area. He was a proud Army Veteran serving his country from 1954 to 1956. Richard was an avid golfer.
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