Richard T. Holyoke, 83

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Dec. 12, 2009, at 3 p.m.

at Community United Methodist Church, W68 N563 Evergreen Blvd., Cedarburg, for Richard T. Holyoke of Grafton, who died Dec. 9, 2009, at the age of 83 at Cedar Springs Health and Rehab Center. Visitation will be held at church from 1:30 p.m. until the time of the memorial services.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to the ALS Association or the Methodist Church. For online condolences please visit

Dick was born in Oconto on July 10, 1926. Dick was a barber for 35 years and owned Dick’s Village Barber Shop in Brown Deer. He loved walking, traveling and spending time with family and friends.

Dick is survived by his wife, Ellen (nee Broadberry); his children, Kathy (Keith) Arenz, Rob (Dawn) Holyoke and Joan (Al) Vanderheiden; grandchildren, Jeff (Kelly) and Jon (Katie) Arenz, Rebecca and Michael Holyoke and Jennifer Vanderheiden; great-grandchildren, Jacob, Joshua, Grace, Jackson and Quentin; foster child, Cindy Kuligowski; and sister, Eyvon (Bob) Haig. He is preceded in death by his parents and a brother.

Mueller Funeral Home in Cedarburg is serving the family.