Richard L. Haga Sr., 78, of Greenup, IL passed away at 10:25 pm Thursday, February 20, 2020 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center Mattoon, IL.
Memorial visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Thursday February 27, 2020 at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup, IL. Masonic Rites will be given at 7:00 pm with a Celebration of Life service immediately following.
Richard was born in Greenup, IL on September 14, 1941 to Carl & Florence (McGinnis) Haga. He married Linda Herman on July 3, 1961. Surviving is his wife of 58 years; son Rick Haga of Greenup; daughters Lori (David) Bumpus of Charleston, Cindy (Chad) Miller of Greenup and Misty (Kevin) Niebrugge of Effingham; sister Donna (Wayne) McMorris; grandchildren Lacey (Steven) Kemper, Cole (Victoria) Miller, Mackenzie (Alex) Sandack, Emily Bumpus, Shane Haga, Dalton Haga, Jessica Robinson and Brody Niebrugge; great grandchildren Kaelin and Carson Edwards, Houston Kemper, Crue, Luke and Liam Miller, Bentley Robinson and Evelyn Robinson. Richard was preceded in death by his parents and one brother and three sisters.
Richard retired in 2015 after 50 years of truck driving for Bekins, Yellow Freight and Broadway Express. He was a member of Toledo Masonic Lodge #834 AFAM.
Memorials can be made to SBLHC Cancer Center or Shriners Children’s Hospital. Online condolences can be expressed at www.barkleyfuneralchapels.com