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Richard A. "Bones" Neal, Sr.

October 15, 1953 - August 28, 2017

Richard “Bones” Neal, Sr., 63, died Monday, August 28, 2017 at his home.

He was born October 15, 1953 in Fort Wayne, IN the son of Russell M. and Edith Qualls Neal both deceased along with two brothers, Robert S. and Ronald E. Neal.

He married Rachel Kay Frantz in 1982 in Springfield.

Mr. Neal worked for Griffitts Construction for many years before taking early retirement to stay at home and watch his granddaughter.

Survivors: wife, Rachel; two sons, Richard “JR” and Nolan both of Springfield; two grandchildren, Jayce and Mirra; brother, Russell (wife Sandra) Neal of Covington, TN; sister, Molly (husband, Rex) Neal of Dawson, and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation: 4 – 7 pm Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield. An additional visitation will be held from 10-11 am Thursday, August 31, 2017 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 11 am Thursday, August 31, 2017 at Staab Funeral Home – Springfield with Deacon Mick Palazzolo officiating.

Burial will follow at Mechanicsburg Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Aloysius Church.

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Time: 04:00 pm - 07:00 pm

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Date: Thursday, August 31, 2017

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Thursday, August 31, 2017

Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, August 31, 2017

Mechanicsburg Cemetery

Address:

Mechanicsburg, IL

Map


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Aloysius Church.


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