Richard S. Mendenhall, 74, a longtime resident of Riverside, died Oct. 8, 2014 in Park Ridge.

Mr. Mendenhall was born in Chicago on Nov. 21, 1939. He served in the U.S. Navy and was a 25-year resident of Riverside. He was the owner/operator of a trucking company.

He was the husband of Elizabeth Hohn (nee Johnson); the father of Kris (Dan), Kim (Ray), Alex (Angela) and Allison and the stepfather of Bill and Donald (Susan); the grandfather of eight; the brother of Vance (Nicole), Mary (late Tom), late Kathleen (Roger), Joseph, Dorothy and Laurie (Mary); and an uncle to many.

A funeral Mass was celebrated Oct. 13 at St. Hugh Church in Lyons.

Memorial donations are appreciated to the Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave., Floor 17, Chicago, Illinois, 60601-7633 or to Rainbow Hospice and Palliative Care, Development Department, 1550 Bishop Court, Mount Prospect, Illinois, 60056.

Kuratko-Nosek Funeral Home, North Riverside, handled arrangements.