American Veteran 01

Richard Branko Radakovich

March 19, 1933 ~ November 18, 2019 (age 86)


Richard Branko Radakovich, also called Dickie, age 86, of Merrillville, Indiana, passed away peacefully on November 18th.  He was in the US Army, Military Police and served in the Korean War.  He was the Commander of the American Legion Post #367 for decades.  He had a smile that would light up a room and loved to tell his stories to other veterans.

He is preceded in death by his brother, Robert B. Radakovich.  He is survived by his niece, Elizabeth Radakovich Thomas of Katy, TX; nephew, Robert L. Radakovich of The Woodlands, TX; loving friends, Irene Wilczynski, Bob and Kathy Wilczynski, all of Portage, Indiana and a host of relatives and friends.


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November 25, 2019

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4201 West Ridge Road
Gary, IN 46408

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