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Richard Francis "Dick" Behrendt
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Birth: Feb. 16, 1934
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1983
Denver
Denver County
Colorado, USA

Richard Francis Behrendt 1934-1983

Richard "Dick" Behrendt was born to George and Ida Behrendt in Chicago, Illinois. He was one of four children born to George and Ida. His siblings included: brothers, George Jr. and Bob, and one sister, Lorraine.
He married Grace Corbin in 1958, and together they completed rearing up Danny, Janice, and Phyllis.
Dick was a teacher in the public school system at the time of their marriage. With the help a good wife brings a man, Grace supported Dick, while he furthered his education, trying to better himself, and his family.
He started with the government as a counselor for the Job Corp, in the mid 1960's, and before his death had worked up to the position of Head of OEO (Office of Economic Opportunity) over 4 states, one being Colorado, where he and Grace settled.
His death came at a young age due to a terrible accident on one of the mountain roads in Colorado.
He is loved and missed by his family.
Rest in Peace Dad. 
 
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 Parents:
  George William Behrendt (1900 - 1971)
  Ida E Gaffket Behrendt (1905 - 1968)
 
 Siblings:
  Lorraine E. Behrendt Robbins (1926 - 1973)*
  George Behrendt (1928 - 1959)*
  Robert Behrendt (1929 - 1995)*
  Richard Francis Behrendt (1934 - 1983)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
Created by: Calmly Searching
Record added: Aug 25, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95954331
Richard Francis Dick Behrendt
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Richard Francis Dick Behrendt
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Richard Francis Dick Behrendt
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- Phyllis
 Added: Mar. 18, 2015

- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Dec. 30, 2014
We shared some happy Christmas days together!!! Missing you!!!
- Calmly Searching
 Added: Dec. 22, 2014
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