Richard F. McKearn, Milton, WI (1948-2014)
October 27, 1948 - August 23, 2014
Richard F. McKearn, age 65, of Milton, died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Mercy Hospital in Janesville. He was born on Oct. 27, 1948, in Beloit, the son of Richard E. and Anne (Fitzpatrick) McKearn. Richard served in the US Army in Vietnam. He married Colleen Guptill on April 10, 1970, in Rockton, IL. He was employed for 37 years at GMAD. Richard was a member of the VFW, and enjoyed fishing and watching the Green Bay Packers. He also had a great love for music, especially Rock and Roll.
He is survived by his wife, Colleen McKearn; Three children: Lisa (Larry) Ryan, Shawn McKearn, and Jeremy McKearn all of Janesville; Four grandchildren: Justin, Jacey, Bailey and Madison; his mother, Anne McKearn of Beloit; Four siblings: Patrick (Danette) McKearn of Beloit, Carol (Don) Haskins of South Beloit, Kathy (Gary) Hensel of Beloit and Tom (Connie) McKearn of Whitewater. He was preceded in death by his father.
Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014 at the SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME. Entombment will be in Milton Lawns Memorial Park Mausoleum. Friends may call on Monday from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. and again on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the SCHNEIDER APFEL SCHNEIDER & SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME.