July 10, 1930 – March 13, 2014
Richard Coon, 83, passed away Thursday, March 13, 2014 at Kavanagh House on 56th St. No services are planned per his wishes.
Richard retired from the Army after 20 years of honorable service and also retired from the US Postal Service after 23 years. He was a member of the American Legion, Post 374 for many years. Richard enjoyed collecting videos and was an avid reader who really enjoyed trivia.
Above all, Richard was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. He will be remembered as a hard worker and provider who always put his family first. Richared will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
His memory will be cherished by his wife of 58 years, Marie; daughters, Penny (John) Covington, Susan Owen and Pamela (Charlie) Salvo; grandchildren, Christopher Figland and Taylor Brown; sister, Darlene Aliceson and step-brother, Donald (Carla) Coon along with with many friends.Information provided by: Brooks Funeral Care 7975 University Blvd. Clive, IA 50325 www.meaningfulfunerals.net