EAST TROY

Richard L. Beller
Jan. 24, 1934 — Jan. 29, 2016

Richard L. Beller, 84, of East Troy, found peace Friday, Jan. 29, 2016, at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born to Albert (Grace) Beller on Jan. 24, 1934, in Waukesha, where he spent his childhood.

Richard was a dedicated 50-year member of the Operating Engineers Union #139. He had a passion for fishing, a love for his family and was known fondly to be a “recycling engineer.”

He is survived by his children Richard, Sandra (Carl) Artz, Patricia Beller, Timmy, Theresa (John) Blomiley, Mark (Penny), Marilee (Rick) Greene, Phillip Dwornik, Janel (Steve) Grunewald and Rebecca (Jerry) Morris.

Richard was also a proud grandfather of 17 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, and seven brothers and sisters. Other relatives and many friends also survive him.

Richard was preceded in death by his wife Janet (2004) and brothers Ron and Bill.

A funeral Mass will be held Thursday, Feb. 4, at 12:30 PM at St. Peter’s the Apostle Catholic Church, 1981 Beulah Ave., East Troy, with a visitation from 11 AM until the time of Mass. Interment St Peter’s Cemetery to follow.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.

Legacy Funeral Services of East Troy, 262-642-5057, has the honor of serving the family. For more information, visit online at www.Legacyfuneralservices.com.