Graveside services for Richard "Dick" Richesin, 74, of
Phoenix, Ariz., and formerly of Caldwell, who died Friday,
Jan. 8, 1988, at a Phoenix hospital, will be conducted at
10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens,
Caldwell. The Rev. Pete Hanold, pastor of the Nampa
Church of Christ, will officiate. Services are under
the direction of the Alsip Funeral Chapel, Nampa.
Mr. Richard "Dick" Richesin was born on May 25, 1913, at
Omaha, Ark., to William and Zella Richesin. He was
reared and educated in Arkansas and Missouri. In 1935
he moved to Alaska and worked as an engineer. He
entered the U.S. Army and served during World War II.
After being discharged he lived in California and owned
several different gas stations.
In 1963 he moved to Caldwell and began to farm until 1982
when he retired and moved to Phoenix.
He was a member of the Church of Christ.
He is survived by four brothers, Tom and Bob Richesin of
Phoenix, Guy Richesin of Fresno, Calif., and Fred Richesin
of Omaha; two sisters, Helen Albright of Medford, Ore., and
Vita Brown of Upland, Calif.; and numerous nieces and
He was preceded in death by
his parents and three brothers.