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“I'm so sorry for your loss. I have been cutting Dick's hair for a few years. He and Flora were a bright spot in my day when they came in. I will miss...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Diane Prater - Fort wayne, IN

“I first met Dick when he would come in for a doctors appt. It took about 2 seconds to just realize what a wonderful man he was. Going to miss his...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Lisa Aurand - DECATUR, IN

“I will miss Dicks smile and positive attitude. I sat beside him every week at church for the last couple of years and was also his neighbor. i will...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Tracy Hyder - Fort Wayne, IN

“Dick always had a smile every time I saw him and a hug to spare. I always enjoyed seeing him. ”
4 of 12 | Posted by: Amber Richey

“My condolences and prayer for comfort to the family. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Hazel Belin - Kirtland, NM

“My love, thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time. Thank you for sharing your father with us. He will be missed. ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Sherry Cotner - Fort Wayne, IN

“Sorry to hear of Dick's death worked many years withhim in the San Juan Countybuilding the Republican Party, he and Flora were good folks. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Bill Lane - Albuquerque, NM

“I was saddened to learn of Dick's passing. It was a pleasure throughout the years working for him as well as having him as a friend...Most...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Betty Ferrick - Farmington, NM

“Dean, we're so sorry to hear of the passing of your dad. You and your family are in our prayers during this time.All our best,Mike and Dee Dee Beights ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: DeeDee Beights - Fort Wayne, IN

“Dean and Teresa, Kay and I send our thoughts and prayers your way in the passing of your dad. It was 42 years ago yesterday, April 1, that we began...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Jim Baker - Farmington, NM

“Who could ever forget that smile!!! I will miss his hugs!! ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Sandy Milholland - ROANOKE, IN

“Dean, so sorry for your loss. Prayers and hugs to you and your family. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Margy Sorgen - Ft. Wayne, IN

Richard A. Ullrich "Dick", 88, passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017 at Visiting Nurse in Fort Wayne. Born in Buffalo, NY, Dick was the son of the late Alfred Ullrich and Beatrice Myers. He was a Korean War Army veteran. Dick was a Geologist with Meridian Oil Company for 31 years, retiring in 1987. He was a member of Emmanuel Community Church. Dick's heart was in volunteering at his church and at Lutheran Hospital. He was very much a people person, he loved people and people loved him. Surviving are his son, Dean (Sheila) Ullrich of Fort Wayne; and daughter, Teresa (Jess) Cardoza of Glendale, AZ. Dick was preceded in death by his wife, Flora M. Ullrich. Service is 11:00 am, Monday, April, 3, 2017 at Emmanuel Community Church, 12222 US 24 W Fort Wayne with calling one hour prior, Pastor Bob Bruce officiating. Calling at D.O. McComb and Sons Covington Knolls Funeral Home, 8325 Covington Road Sunday, April 2, 2017, 4:00 pm to 6:00 p.m. Burial will be at 2:30 pm with military honors in Stahl Cemetery, Bluffton, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the Navajo Ministries, P.O. Box 130, Farmington, NM 87499. To sign the online guest book, go to