Richard A. Elwart

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, April 6, 2010

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. — Richard A. Elwart died Saturday, April 3, 2010, at his home. He was 63.

Mr. Elwart was born in Des Plaines, Ill., and was a member of the Knights of Columbus.

Prayers will be said Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Lauterburg & Oehler Funeral Home in Arlington Heights. Mass will be at 11 at Our Lady of the Wayside Church. Burial will follow at St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery.

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Survivors include his wife, Ritaclare Elwart of Arlington Heights; two sons, Brian Elwart of Brookefield, Ill., and David Elwart of Plainfield, Ill.; a brother, Steven Elwart of Vicksburg; four grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.