Robert L. Richiardi, 76, of Huntley died Tuesday at Northwest Community Hospital, Arlington Heights, following a lengthy illness. Visitation will be Sunday from 4 to 7 at the DeFiore-Jorgensen Funeral Home, Huntley. Funeral services will beat 10:30 am Monday at the Home. Burial will be in Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Joliet.
Richiardi was born March 1, 1935, in Chicago, the son of Otto J. and Edna V. (Stenquist) Richiardi. He married Gloria J. Fossum August 25, 1979 living with her in Hoffman Estates for many years. He is survived by his wife, of Huntley; his daughters, Linda (Mark) Valentine of Fort Myers, FL, and Julie (Ken) Welch of St. Charles; his grandchildren, Erin, Derek, Brian, Doug, Tyler & Cody; his great-grandson,Trevon, and his sister, Peggy Rushford of Green Valley, AZ. He was preceded in death by his son, Robert Jr.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Faith In Action of McHenry County.