Richard Michael Uhl

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Name Richard Michael Uhl
Born 1949-03-24 Iowa
Gender M
Died 2006-08-06 Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa
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Father George Uhl
Mother Elizabeth
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Family Living
Married 1968-00-00, St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Danbury, Woodbury County, Iowa
Children 1 Living
2 Living


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Just heard today that Theresa’s husband, Richard Uhl died yesterday. I think in Sioux City….he had been sick quite a while with pulmonary problems. Carol Bacon

Sioux City Journal Richard “Dick” Uhl, 57, of Sioux City died unexpectedly Sunday, Aug. 6, 2006, at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.

Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Church of the Nativity in Sioux City, with the Rev. Gerald Feierfeil officiating. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Thursday in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery, Danbury, Iowa. Visitation will be 3 to 8 p.m. today, with the family present 5:30 to 8 p.m., a rosary at 5:30 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m., at the church. Arrangements are under the direction of Christy-Smith Morningside Chapel.

Richard “Dick” was born March 24, 1949, in Danbury, the son of George and Elizabeth Uhl. He was raised in Danbury and attended Danbury Catholic School from kindergarten through the eighth grade. The family later moved to Battle Creek, Iowa, where he attended school from the ninth grade through to graduation in 1967. He attended business school in Sioux City.

He was united in marriage in 1968, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Danbury. He had lived in Schleswig, Iowa, before moving to Denison, Iowa, back to Schleswig and later to Garden City, Kan. In 1984, the family moved to Sioux City, where he had resided ever since. He was employed with I.B.P./Tyson for 32 years.

He was a current member of Church of the Nativity. His faith was very important to him, especially saying the rosary. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing, spending time with his two sons, traveling, attending sporting events, especially Chiefs games and NASCAR racing.

Survivors include his wife, two sons and their wives, two granddaughters, three brothers, and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister, LeAnn Uhl.