Richard A. Cross

May 14, 1948August 21, 2013

Richard Albert Cross, 65, of Marengo died Wednesday, August 21, 2013.

He was born May 14, 1948 in Harvard to Emery Allen and Glenna Rae (Francisco) Cross. He served in the US Army during the Vietnam War.

He is survived by his children Rob Nicholls, Charlie Bauer, Angie Cross-Reed, Caleb Cross; grandchildren Chelsea Tentler, Aiden Cross, Zachary Reed; siblings Emery Cross, Glen Cross, Dorothy “Doty” Streit, Kathleen Schultz and Peggy Cross.

He is preceded in death by his parents and son Seth Cross.

Visitation will be from 3-9 pm on Tues, Aug 27 at Querhammer & Flagg Funeral Home, 500 W. Terra Cotta Ave. Crystal Lake. Burial with military honors will be at 1:30 pm on Friday, Aug 30 at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL.


  • Visitation Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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Don Allan(Swets)

February 25, 2014

Rick, Thanks for being a good friend all these years I salute you fellow nam vet. R.I.P. brother. You are never forgotten

Richard Bailey

September 1, 2013

Rest in peace brother and thanks to a fellow Vietnam vet.

Bob and Judy Connor

August 28, 2013

Rick, thank you for your service to our country. I'll never forget the fun times we had together growing up in the 60's. Our thoughts and prayers go out to your family.

Glenn & Sharon Cross

August 27, 2013

Angie & Caleb, We are so sorry for your loss! Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time. May Rick rest in peace.


August 26, 2013

Rick, thanks for your service to our country, your time on the Hebron Rescue Squad, and it was a pleasure to know you at MCC. Rest in peace.

Dee Egger

August 26, 2013 sorry about your brother. My heart goes out to you at this difficult time.

Dorie Rasmusen

August 26, 2013

Peg and sorry for the loss of your brother.

Ruth & Mike Murray

August 26, 2013

Kathy, Doty & Family, we're so sorry for your loss our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Caleb Cross

August 26, 2013

RIP Pops

Johanna & Jim

August 25, 2013

I'm so sorry for your loss. He's with God now and will be forever in your hearts. Rest in peace Rick.