RICHARD A. NAPIER
Born: June 17, 1926
Died: May 14, 2016
Memorial Visitation: Wednesday, May 18, 2016
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Funeral Mass: Thursday, May 19, 2016 at 10:00 am
St. Marcelline Church, 820 S. Springingsguth Road, Schaumburg
Richard “Bud” A. Napier, a resident of Schaumburg for 53 years and formerly of Chicago, passed away peacefully on May 14, 2016 with his daughter and son-in-law by his side. He is preceded into eternal life by his loving wife of 55 years Marinell (nee Barnett) in 2005, his great-granddaughter Lily in 2016, his parents George and Lulubell and 11 brothers and sisters. He is survived by his daughter Donna Schorn, son-in-law Michael, 3 grandsons and their families.
Bud was born in Chicago and served in the military for over 20 years in both the Navy during WWII and the Army during the Korean Conflict, earning purple hearts during his time in the service of his country. Bud and his family moved to Schaumburg in 1963 where he worked at the Marathon Gas Station in Schaumburg and later for the Village of Schaumburg. He was an active member of St. Marcelline Church and VFW Post 2202. He will always be remembered as a loving family man and a man who bravely served his country.
In lieu of flowers memorials to the Fisher House Foundation, providing free/low cost housing to veterans and their families.
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