Richard McNabb, 91|
Dec. 1, 1925 — Feb. 23, 2017
Richard McNabb, age 91, passed away in Dallas, Texas, on Feb. 23, 2017.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Audrey Bauer McNabb. He was the consummate gentleman with a generous heart, selfless spirit and great sense of humor.
Born on Dec. 1, 1925, in Cambridge, Ohio, Dick was raised in Terry, Mont. He graduated from Terry High School in 1943 and soon after served with the U.S. Army’s 1777th Construction Battalion in France, the Philippines and Nagasaki. After the war, he attended the University of Montana, receiving a Business Degree with Honors.
Residents of Thiensville-Mequon will associate his name with McNabb & Risley Furniture Store. He became an owner in 1962 and retired in 1988.
He loved his community, loyally supporting the Thiensville Mequon Rotary Club, serving as president from 1969 to 1970 and receiving the Honorary Paul Harris Fellow award in 1994. Dick moved to Dallas, Texas, in 2015.
Cherished father of Dawn (Brian) Selbo of Richardson, Texas, and Barbara (Stuart) Hoover of Kansas City, Kan.; devoted Papa of Mike (Shannon) Selbo, Amy (Ryan) Biddle, Ben (Aubrey) Selbo and Doug Williams; proud Great Papa of Madison, Dylan, Palmer and Hunter.
Private services will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Thiensville-Mequon Rotary Foundation Inc, P.O. Box 104, Thiensville, WI 53092.