Richard L. Hughes
Richard L. Hughes, 61, of Greenfield, died May 31, 2013, at Hancock Regional Hospital. Born on October 6, 1951, in Indianapolis, he was the son of John R. and Dixie Lee (Savage) Hughes.
He served in the Army and fought in the Vietnam War. During that time, he received the award of Airborne Paratrooper. He was a co-owner of J & R Video in Greenfield. He enjoyed bowling, golfing, swimming, diving and was an all-around good athlete. He was a member of the American Legion Post # 119 in Greenfield. He also spent a lot of time outdoors hunting and fishing.
Surviving him are his father, John R. Hughes; and daughter, Crissy.
Preceding him in death was his mother.
Visitation will be from 2 – 6 p.m., Sunday, June 2, 2013, at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory in Greenfield. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Monday, June 3, 2013, at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory in Greenfield. Rev. Stephen T Sommerrock will be officiating. Burial will follow at Anderson Cemetery in Indianapolis.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hancock Regional Hospital Foundations Hospice Fund, 801 N State St, Greenfield, IN, 46140.
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