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Richard Albert "Dick" Velpel
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Birth: Dec. 16, 1946
Peoria County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 2014
Peoria County
Illinois, USA

Sgt. U.S. Army National Guard, Vietnam Era-Mr. Velpel died of natural causes on 4-11-2014 at the OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

He is the son of Mr. Frank A. & Mrs. Rosemary E. {Weisbruch} Velpel of Peoria, and the husband of Mrs. Rose Mary Guitarte Te, and they were married on 12-30-1999. She survives.

Mr. Velpel does leave one son, Mr. Kevin {Dena} Velpel of Crystal Lake, Illinois, and two Grandchildren, Miss Hannah & Tyler, and a sister-in-law, Mrs. Joyce Velpel.

Mr. Velpel was preceded in death by his parents, and one brother, Mr. Gerald Velpel.

He is a 1964 graduate of Peoria H.S., and he served God & Country with the Army National Guard, and he operated Vepel Insurance Agency for 25 years on Pioneer Park.

Awards: National Defense Service Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal. 
Family links: 
  Frank Velpel (1919 - 1967)
  Rosemary E. Weisbruch Velpel (1919 - 1998)
  Gerald Velpel (1941 - 2012)*
  Richard Albert Velpel (1946 - 2014)
*Calculated relationship
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
Created by: David C. Henderson
Record added: Apr 15, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 128003882


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