The Photo Request has been fulfilled.

 
 Richard Franklin Bivin

Richard Franklin Bivin

Birth
Carlinville, Macoupin County, Illinois, USA
Death 17 Jan 2017 (aged 70)
Nilwood, Macoupin County, Illinois, USA
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Plot CAW1 Row D - 21
Memorial ID 175485931 · View Source
Suggest Edits

Richard F. Bivin, 70, of Nilwood, Illinois, passed away Tuesday afternoon, January 17, 2017 at his residence in Nilwood.

Rich was born on April 26, 1946 to Stephen "Frank" and Josephine H. (LeVora) Bivin in Carlinville, Illinois. Rich married Judith A. Bramley on August 12, 1967 at St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Chesterfield, Illinois and she survives.

Rich is also survived by two sons, Stephen Matthew (Amy) Bivin and James Alexander (Sasha) Bivin; nine grandchildren; three sisters, Myrtle Kessinger, Allie Jo (Mike) Meikamp and Marjorie Hickerson and several nieces and nephews.

Rich was preceded in death by his parents and a granddaughter, Gabriella Josephine Bivin.

He graduated from Carlinville High School with the class of 1965 and served in the United States Air Force from 1965-1969.

Rich retired from Prairie Farms Dairy in Carlinville after 31 years in the maintenance department. He was a member of Blooming Grove Christian Church in rural Palmyra and volunteered on the Girard Fire and Rescue Squad for 28 years. Rich was the current mayor of Nilwood, having served 8 years, as well as serving on the Macoupin County 911 Board for 3 years. He enjoyed spending his free time fishing, woodworking and walking the dogs.


Family Members


Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

  • Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
  • Added: 18 Jan 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 175485931
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Richard Franklin Bivin (26 Apr 1946–17 Jan 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 175485931, citing Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Bob & Nancy Cannon (contributor 46739623) .