Richard H. (Dick) Hervey passed from this life Wednesday, December 27, 2006, at Bethany House in Litchfield, Minn.
Dick was born in Winona on October 29, 1931, the son of Ray and Iva Hervey.
He graduated from Winona Senior High School in 1949. He attended Hamline University in St. Paul, graduating in 1953. He spent the next four years as an enlisted soldier in the U.S. Army's Army Security Agency.
He spent the next 29 years with Buckbee Mears Co. in St. Paul. in Denver, Allentown, Pa., and Highstown, N.J.
He married Jackie Jacobson in Denver in 1970.
Dick and Jackie moved to Litchfield in 1987 when Dick accepted a position with Litchfield Precision Electronics. He retired in 1994.
Dick is survived by his son, Todd; his grandson, Joshua; Josh's mother, Joni Mendyk-Bliss, her husband, Joe and his two children, Joe Jr. and Jennifer, all of South St. Paul, Minn.; his first wife, Jean Raz, of Winona; and his brother, Bob (Barbara) of Carlisle, Pa.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Jackie; a daughter, Heidi; and a granddaughter, Sara.
A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday, January 5, at Litchfield United Methodist Church.