62 year old, Richard A. Compton, of DeMotte, passed away February 9, 2023.
On May 30, 1960, Richard was born to John and Mildred (Myers) Compton, in Gary, Indiana. Richard was a graduate of Kankakee Valley High School class of 1978. Richard worked in hospital equipment delivery. He enjoyed fishing.
Richard is survived by his sons: Tim Compton, Jacob Compton, Josh Compton, mother: Mildred Compton, and siblings: John (Cindy) Compton, Steve (Joanne) Compton, Sue Burke.
Richard was preceded in death by his father: John Compton.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, February 18, 2023, at the Roselawn American Legion Post from 11:00 a.m. to 4-5:00 p.m.
Per Richard’s wishes cremation will take place.
In lieu of flowers memorials are requested for the family.