Richard W. Conrad, 81, of Decatur, passed away onm Friday, September 23, 2011, at Select Specialty Hospital in Fort Wayne.
He was born on May 4, 1930, in Adams County to Walter W. and Edna (Egly) Conrad.
On January 20, 1951, he married Helen J. Bieberich.
Richard was a member of Salem United Church of Christ, where he was a past deacon and elder.
He worked for Roy McNett Home Builders, was co-owner of Custom Design Builders for 10 years, and was a concrete contractor and a farmer.
He is survived by his wife, Helen J. Conrad of Decatur, and two sisters, Mrs Norma (Walter) Osterman of Fishers and Mrs. Linda Barnes of Decatur.
Visitation was on Monday, September 26, 2011, at Haggard-Sefton and Hirschy Funeral Home, Decatur, and today for one hour prior to the services.
Funeral services were held today, September 27, 2011, in the funeral home, with Pastor David Butz officiating.
Burial will be in Salem Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Salem United Church of Christ or to the donor's choice.