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Obituaries

Richard Presthus Sr.

LASALLE — Richard H. Presthus Sr., 67, formerly of LaSalle, passed away Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, in Texas.

He was born Oct. 26, 1945, in Algona, Iowa, to Harold and Gloria (Baker) Presthus. He married Patti Frantzen on July 5, 1969.

He was an over-the-road truck driver.

He is survived by his wife; three children, Angie (Ronald) Dahl of LaSalle, Richard Jr. (Traci) of McNabb and Patricia Hill of Peoria; 11 grandchildren, Shane, Samantha, Jake, Damien, Rhys, Gage, George, Christina, Sara, Josh and Tommy; two great-grandchildren, Braeden and Hunter; and one brother, Randall Presthus of Florida.

A celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Al’s Bella Vista, LaSalle.

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