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James Richard "Dick" Work

Posted by Jean Crowl 7 August, 2009

I can not post this whole Obit here, but will post the important information.
born born on September 20, 1918 in Ft. Morgan, Colorado

Parents Robert Marshall and Roberta Fleming Gibson Work

Died at 2:15 p.m., Thursday, December 11, 2008, at the Oak Lane Nursing and Rehab in Stronghurst, Illinois.

married Wilma Elizabeth Sterett on June 12, 1943 in Pensacola, Florida. She preceded him on May 4, 1971.

Burial in Biggsville Cemetery in Biggsville

Surviving are two sons; Jim Work of Biggsville, IL, David Work and Fran of Gladstone, IL, two grandsons; Eric Work and Katie of Burlington, IA, and Alex Work of Gladstone. Also surviving is one sister, Mary Theis of Long Wolf, OK, great-granddaughter, Audrey Work of Burlington, and a number of nieces and nephews. Dick was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Dr. Emma Burt, brothers; Raymond Work and Robert M. Work, Jr., sisters-in-law, Minna Work and Evelyn Work, and brothers-in-law, Charles Burt and Tom Theis