Richard C. Gilcrease

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Richard Gilcrease


Richard Gilcrease

Richard C. Gilcrease, 76, died August 24, 2014, at the Scott County Hospital, Scott City.

He was born on December 30, 1937, in Larned, the son of Ver-

non and Gladys (Alm-quist) Gilcrease.

Richard was a school teacher in Lyons for 11 years before returning to the family farm in 1972. He farmed in Greeley and Hamilton counties.

He was a member of the Community Congregational Church, Garden City; Anthem Masonic Lodge No. 284 and the Scott County Shrine Club, both of Scott City; the Amateur Radio Relay League and AOPA.

On January 24, 1960, he married Virginia Renick in Garden City.

Survivors include: his wife, of Scott City; one son, Patrick Gilcrease, and wife, Kelsey, Rapid City, S.D. one daughter, Marty Stroman, Albuquerque, N.M.; and three granddaughters.

He was preceded in death by his parents and step-father, Clayton Kaiser.

Funeral service will be held Fri., August 29, 2:00 p.m., at the First Baptist Church, Scott City, with Rev. Kyle Evans officiating.

Interment will be at the Scott County Cemetery.


Memorials may be given to the Scott County Hospital for Cardiac Pulmonary Rehab or Relay For Life in care of  Price and  Sons Funeral Home, 401 S. Washington St., Scott City, Ks. 67871.

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