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Richard P. Lara

Richard P. Lara, 76, US Army Veteran of Park City, Illinois, passed away December 21, 2022. Beloved son of the late Richard P. Lara Sr. and the late Addie T. Lara. Dear brother of Gloria Benkendorf (née Lara). Treasured uncle of Bob Muise and Dr. Michael Muise; great-uncle to Ilyssa Muise and Bex Muise. Richard was a well-spoken and accomplished speech writer whose perceptive and kind spirit will be missed dearly.

Arrangements entrusted to Chicagoland Cremation Options in Schiller Park, IL.


Richard was a friend of 35 years. He was a brilliant man with a sly wit and gentle soul. May Jesus welcome him with open arms.

Ted Wells Dec 25 2022 1:43 PM