Richard ‘Ricky’ Funke

Richard “Ricky” Funke, 44, of Sullivan passed away Thursday, June 28, 2018 in Union.

Ricky, son of the late Rosemary Bishop was born September 1, 1973 in Springfield, IL.

Ricky enjoyed watching movies and playing video games. Most of all he loved hanging out with his friends along with his best friend and dog “Fatgirl.”

Ricky was preceded in death by his mother, Rosemary Bishop and his grandparents, Norman and Freda Howdeshell.

He is survived by three siblings, Gilbert Funke, George Funke of Sullivan and Freda Freligh of Bourbon; nieces; nephews; other relatives and many friends.

A memorial visitation will be held 12-2 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at Midlawn Funeral Home, Union. Interment at Midlawn Memorial Gardens, Union. Visit for an online register book.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital are preferred.

 Arrangements by Midlawn Funeral Home, Union.

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