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Richard E. Hains, age 88, of Sterling, died Monday, May 15, 2017, at Sterling Pavilion Nursing Home.

Richard was born May 14, 1929 in Sterling the son of Charles and Leola (Sivits) Hains. He was a 1947 graduate of Sterling High School and later married Joyce Hunsberger on April 9, 1949. Richard retired from National Manufacturing and Northwestern Steel and Wire in Sterling. Late in life, he enjoyed a custodial job at Sterling Federal Bank for several years.

Survivors include one daughter, Pamela (Larry) Minkel of Park Hills, Mo.; two grandchildren, Angela Pratt and Benjamin (Natalie) Minkel both of Mo.; five great grandchildren, Stevan Rodgers, Sydney (Gordon) Chamberlain, Haley Minkel, Graycen Pratt and Barrett Minkel all of Mo.; one great great granddaughter, Juniper Chamberlain of Mo.; three sisters, Beverly Jean (Wayne) Williamson of Rock Falls, Ruth (DeWayne) Dietz of Sterling, and Carolyn (Travis) Watters of Bettendorf, Iowa; several nieces and nephews; and his special friends at the Maple Pancake House and Wagon Wheel.

He was preceded in death by his wife; parents; and his son, Danny Hains.

Cremation rites will be accorded. There are no services. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Dixon.