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Richard Roch "Dick" McCloskey
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Birth: Sep. 21, 1919
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 1986
Louisiana, USA

Richard Roch McCloskey was the son of Richard Joseph McCloskey and Imelda Catherine Waldron, He coached at Hanson High School his entire career and, at the time of his death, was the Winningest High School Coach in Louisiana History. He is in the Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame:
Louisiana Sports Hall of Fame inducts Richard Dick McCloskey. Richard "Dick" McCloskey Sport: Coach Richard "Dick" McCloskey coached Hanson Memorial of Franklin for 39 years (1947-85), becoming the winningest high school football coach in Louisiana late in his career and finishing with a record of 286-141-6 (.667). His 271st victory -- on Sept. 7, 1984, 13-9 over University High of Baton Rouge -- broke the record of L.J. "Hoss" Garrett of Ruston. McCloskey coached 21 teams into the state playoffs, the last 12 in a row. His 1976 team won the Class A state title with a 13-2 record. His next best year was 11-3 in 1983 and his 1984 team reached the state semifinals. He is in the LHSAA-LHSCA Hall of Fame. He died in 1986. http://www.lasportshall.com/index.php?src=directory&view=inductee&srctype=detail&back=inductee&refno=436
 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Joseph McCloskey (1886 - 1952)
  Imelda Catherine Waldron McCloskey (1891 - 1948)
 
 Siblings:
  Helen Imelda McCloskey Kaylor (1913 - 1969)*
  Anna Marion McCloskey Reid (1915 - 2006)*
  Naomi Marie McCloskey Paquette (1917 - 2004)*
  Richard Roch McCloskey (1919 - 1986)
  Vivian Marie McCloskey Provost (1921 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mar
Franklin
St. Mary Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: james cook
Record added: Aug 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95882223
Richard Roch Dick McCloskey
Added by: james cook
 
Richard Roch Dick McCloskey
Added by: james cook
 
 
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