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MADISON - Beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, Dr. Richard J. Hendricks, age 82, passed away at home surrounded by family on Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016. Richard was born in Danville, on March 2, 1934.
He married Veronica Boyd on June 22, 1957; she and Dick enjoyed 59 ½ years of marriage.
Dick graduated from Schlarman High School in 1952, attended Notre Dame University, and was a member of the undefeated 1953 national co-championship football team. Dick graduated from Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University Chicago in 1960.
Dick was a respected and compassionate physician in Madison, Wis. He is survived by his wife, Veronica; his children, Mark (Lisa), Mary (Chris), Marcia (Wendy Braun), Matt, Mike (Jennifer), and Megan (Jonathan); six grandchildren, Allison, William, Samuel, Madeline, Sydney, Emma, and Joseph; his two brothers, John and Timothy Hendricks; and his brother-in-law, Richard Boyd. Richard is preceded in death by his parents, Chester and Elizabeth Hendricks. Cress Funeral and Cremation Service, 3610 Speedway Road, Madison, is assisting the family. Please share your memories at www.CressFuneralService.com.
Published on November 30, 2016
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