Richard V. Hand
PETERSBURG, IL – Richard V. Hand, 61, passed away at home, surrounded by his family at 9:50 pm on Saturday, January 17, 2015.
He was born December 16, 1953 in Kewanee, IL, the son of Richard and Verne (Stanfield) Hand. He married Barbara Kirkton on September 13, 1997.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara, two daughters: Kristine (Lucas) Klauzer of Tallula, Jennifer (Andrew) Brown of NM; two sons: Jason (Jessica) Hand of Petersburg, Jeffrey (Laura) Speaks of CA; seven grandchildren: Cole, Paige, Emily, Joshua, Megan, Layla, Jacob, and an eighth grandchild on the way; and brother, Loren (Amy) Hand of KY.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Richard loved to play golf, loved retirement and enjoyed spending time with his family.
Visitation: 5-7 pm, Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at Zion Lutheran Church in Pleasant Plains.
Funeral Service: 10 am, Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at Zion Lutheran Church with Pastor Don Pritchard officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association and Prostate Cancer Foundation.