Richard A. McComb, 59

Richard A. McComb, 59, of Cedarburg, died Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, at Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital in Mequon.

He was born May 17, 1951, in Green Bay, the son of Laurilda Beth McComb and Robert McComb. He was a 1969 graduate of DePere High School and a 1973 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.
He joined Northwestern Mutual upon graduation and was currently director of  I.S. resource organization. He enjoyed biking, photography, gardening, playing his guitar and collecting music.

Survivors include his son, Andrew of Chicago; his mother, Laurilda McComb of Green Bay; his sisters, Susan (John) Istwan of Savanah, Ga., and Jean McComb of Green Bay; his nephew, Brad Istwan of Chicago; and his former wife, Bonnie McComb of Cedarburg. He will also be dearly missed by his longtime friends, Joe Rothe, Al Kluz and Jerry Burg.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert.

A Mass of Christian burial was celebrated on Monday, Oct. 11, at 4 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1619 Washington St., Grafton, with Father Michael Barrett officiating. Burial was in Allouez Catholic Cemetery in Green Bay. Visitation was at the church on Monday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Curative Foundation, 1000 N. 92nd St., Milwaukee, WI  53226 are appreciated.

The Eernisse Funeral Home, Port Washington, is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be left at