Richard L. McCall, 83, of Geneva, and formerly of Aurora, passed away on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at Presence Pine View Care Center in St. Charles. He was born April 25, 1929 in Topeka, KS the son of Charles Frederick and Emma Lou (nee Alexander) McCall. He was united in marriage to Nancy A. Bohler July 1, 1972 in Aurora, IL. Dick served as a sergeant in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He was employed by Farmers Insurance for twenty-five years. He later developed his own company Preferred Packaging in North Aurora. Richard enjoyed his career and loved to work. He will be remembered for his loving, kind and generous personality. He will be dearly missed by all who had the opportunity to have known him. He is survived by his wife Nancy A. McCall (Bohler); his son Rick (Anne) McCall of River Forest; a daughter Cynthia (Michael) Thomas of Denver, CO; his grandchildren Brianne (Mark) Tambone, Kevin Joyner, and Christopher, Andrew, Sara and Emma McCall; and a great-grandson, Joseph Tambone. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his son Michael. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, December 1, 2012 at Moss-Norris Funeral Home, 100 S. Third Street, in St. Charles. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the time of service. Interment will be held at a later date at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, IL.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675 (http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/) and Rush University Medical Center for Parkinson’s Disease Research c/o Rush University Medical Center, 1700 W. Van Buren St., Suite 250, Chicago, IL 60612.