Richard Joseph Damian
CALIFORNIA – Richard Joseph Damian, 70, of California, passed away Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012, in Barrington.
He was born Aug. 16, 1941, to Andres and Amelia Damian, in Guam.
Richard was an avid golfer and fisherman. He cherished the time he spent with his grandchildren and will be missed by many.
Richard is survived by his children, Mark Damian, Greg Gurtowski, Lisa (Stephen) Kidder, Julie (Kevin) Raak and Heather (Skip) Meyers; his grandchildren, Ian Gurtowski, Alexei Gurtowski, Talia Kidder, Simone Kidder, Kennedy Maionchi, Shelden Maionchi, Preston Raak and Morgan Raak; four brothers; four sisters; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family.
He was preceded in death by a brother; a sister; and his parents.
A memorial service and burial will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, www.lls.org.
For information, call the Davenport Family Funeral Home at 815-459-3411. Send online condolences to the family at www.davenportfamily.com.