Richard Frederick Langjahr

Born: Fri., Sep. 8, 1939
Died: Tue., Jan. 10, 2017


Visitation

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Fri., Jan. 13, 2017
Location: Stiehl-Dawson Funeral Home- Nokomis Location


Mass of Christian Burial

10:00 AM Sat., Jan. 14, 2017
Location: St. Louis Catholic Church


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Richard “Dick” Langjahr of Nokomis (formerly of Peoria) was born September 8, 1939, to Herman and Alice (Moser) Langjahr and born into eternal life at his home on January 10th, 2017, at 10:42am.  Dick is survived by his wife, Susan Leber Langjahr, five daughters; Natasha (David) Straayer of Parker, Co, Tanya (Ron)Barnes of Naperville, IL, Tara (Ryan) Follis of Nokomis, IL, Tatianna Langjahr of Denver, Co, Kim (Robert) Eacott of Gilbert, AZ; two sons, Kevin (Tracy) Pogue of Peoria, IL, and Kyle Pogue of Ft. Collins, CO; and thirteen grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, infant brother, Stanley, and his sister, Phyllis Riggenbach. 
 
Dick was a U.S. Navy veteran who served aboard the U.S.S. Bremerton in the Pacific from 1957-1960. He graduated from Midstate College with a degree in accounting.  Dick served as a Catholic Lay Missionary and Administrator of St. Augustine Manor prior to his retirement in 2003. He also served on the Board of Directors of the Illinois Valley Striders and the St. Augustine Community Fund. He was a life member of the Republican National Committee and U.S.S. Bremerton Retirees Association. He was a recipient of the Pere Marquette Award from the Catholic Diocese of Peoria. Dick was a member of the St. Louis Catholic Church in Nokomis, IL. 
 
Visitation will be held Friday, January 13th, 5-7pm, at the Stiehl-Dawson Funeral Home, Nokomis, IL. Funeral Mass will be offered Saturday, January 14th, at 10am at St. Louis Catholic Church, Nokomis IL. Committal Service and Military Rites will be at 3:30pm, Saturday, at St. Mary’s Cemetery, West Peoria, IL.
 
 
 

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stephen mcgovern
   Posted Thu January 12, 2017

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Michelle Gleason
   Posted Fri January 13, 2017
So very sorry for your loss, Susie.

Iris Kirchgessner
   Posted Fri January 13, 2017
Susie, I'm so sorry to hear of Dick's passing. I miss our office days together and all your family stories. You and Dick were strong, full of faith people.
Love,
Iris

Judy Fordonski
   Posted Fri January 13, 2017
Sue, so sorry to hear of Dick's passing. I know your strong faith with help you through these sad days. Keeping you and your family in my prayers. My sympathy , Judy

Joan Ruppman
   Posted Sat January 14, 2017
Susie and family

I am so sorry to read of Dick's death. I do so fondly recall your courtship and wonderful wedding. We had such fun as home health nurses, Susie and you were so good at it! Miss your presence and hope you can find solace.


Nancy and Tom Huckaba
   Posted Sat January 14, 2017
Prayers and thoughts of peace at this time for you and your family. A good man is now home.

Nancy and Tom Huckaba
   Posted Sat January 14, 2017
Comments

Sue Smrekar- Gergescz So sorry Sue. Deepest condolence to you and your family.
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Nancy Evans Huckaba So sorry Sue Leber. Prayers and love to you and yours.
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Karen Delaney Sooo sorry to hear this, Sue! You and yours are in my prayers🙏🏻🙏🏻!!
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Sharon Anderson So sorry will pray for you to find peace and comfort.
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Candy Smith Dolinsky Wrobel Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers! 🙏🏻
Like · Reply · January 11 at 6:19pm


Linda Linko Deepest sympathy for your loss. Prayers and love sent to you and yours. ❤
Like · Reply · January 11 at 6:24pm


Sue Govoni So sorry for your loss.
Thinking of you & your family.
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NANCY
   Posted Sat January 14, 2017
Joanne Bailey I am so sorry Sue. My prayers are with you and your family
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Linda Ruhl Prayers for the family
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Jane Polnaszek-Gray Sincere sympathy Sue and your family on the loss of your husband and father. May you find comfort in your faith. God bless you in this difficult time.
Like · Reply · January 11 at 7:12pm


Sally Kowalski So sorry for your loss Sue. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Like · Reply · January 11 at 7:15pm


Carol Brandolino Sending deepest sympathy and prayers to you Sue and your family on the loss of your husband.
Like · Reply · January 11 at 7:25pm


Jolene Scroggins I am so sorry for your loss Sue...your memories will keep him alive in your heart...prayers for you and your family.
Like · Reply · January 11 at 10:03pm


Carol Riley Durbin So sorry to hear of your loss. Will be saying prayers for you and your family.
Like · Reply · January 12 at 12:48am


Barb Droege My condolences on your loss. Hopefully you can celebrate the years of happiness you've shared.
Like · Reply · January 12 at 10:23am


Michelle Gleason So very sorry, Susie.
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Peg Budler I am so sorry for your loss Sue. I will be praying for you and your family.
Like · Reply · January 12 at 12:53pm


Joan Rachowicz So sorry to hear about the death of your husband. Please accept my sincere condolences at this stressful time. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Like · Reply · January 12 at 8:15pm


Paula Appel Sue, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
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