Richard A. Emmons

Richard A. Emmons, age 62, of Markle, IN, and formerly of Roanoke, IN, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020 at 9 a.m. at his home.
He was born Jan. 29, 1958, in Bremen to Karl Jr. and Betty Mae Pugh Emmons.  His father survives in Bremen. He married Suzette Ann Sartin on Sept. 3, 1982, in Des Plaines, IL, and she survives.

Surviving are a son, Karl R. (Brandi) Emmons, of Galesburg, MI; a daughter, Melissa Ann (Jason) Hoffman, of Roanoke; a grandson; three sisters, Jerri (Kenny) Shirley, of Lakeville; Sherri (Joe) Kibbe, of Plymouth; and Terri (Sonny) Cripe, of Walkerton; a stepbrother, Rob (Tamara) Roberts, of Tennessee; and a stepsister, Deb (Don) Vance, of LaPaz.
Calling is Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020, from 11 a.m. to noon, with a memorial service to follow immediately after at noon, at Sonrise United Methodist Church-Roanoke campus, with Rev. Terry McDonald officiating.
Memorials are to the American Cancer Society-Northeast Indiana chapter, in care of Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 338 East Washington St., Huntington, IN 46750.
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