July 21, 1918 July 19, 2010
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|Aline-Graveside service for Richard “Dick” J. Hood, 91, will be Thursday, July 22,
2010 at 11:00 A.M. at Aline Star Cemetery east of Aline with Pastor Scott Heusel of
the First United Methodist Church of Aline officiating. Arrangements are by
Lanman Funeral Home, Inc. of Helena. Memories may be shared with the family
at www.lanmanmemorials.com. Viewing will be Wednesday from 10:00 A.M. until
6:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Richard was born on July 21, 1918 in Lambert to Arthur M. and Mary J. Holmden
Hood and passed away at Cherokee Manor Care Center in Cherokee on July 19,
2010. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother; Virgil L. Hood of
Nacoma Park, Oklahoma and a sister, Violet F. Schlarb of Enid. He is survived by
numerous nephews and nieces.
Richard graduated from Aline High School and served in the United States Army
during World War II. He was a member of the Kiner-Ryle American Legion Post
152, Aline. After his discharge from the Army, he raised wheat and cattle,
farming near the Aline community until he retired.
The family would like to thank the staff of The Great Plains Care Center in Helena
and the staff of Cherokee Manor Care Center for their care the past four years.
In addition, we would like to thank Ross Health Care for providing hospice care
during our Uncle’s final days.
Memorials may be given to American Legion Veterans Memorial through the
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