Range Funeral Homes


Richard John Chapdelaine

05/12/1952 - 03/23/2018

Richard John Chapdelaine, 65, passed away Friday, March 23, 2018 at his home on Murphy Lake.

Dick loved the outdoors and could often be found biking, kayaking, skiing, traveling, and hiking with his dogs. He will always be remembered for his love and selflessness for his wife, children, and grandchildren. Dick was compassionate and caring toward everyone, and he had a great sense of humor that will be missed. Our sincere and deepest gratitude to family, friends, and hospice for their love and care.

He is survived by his wife Beth; son, Brett of Vadnais Heights; daughter, Brianna of Hermantown; grandson, Gabriel; and granddaughter, Grace. He will also be missed by so many other close family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, LeRoy; mother, Ellie; step-father, Harry; and brother, Tom.

A private service will be held. Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia. To sign the online guest book or to send condolences, please visit www.rangefuneralhomes.com.

5 thoughts on “Richard John Chapdelaine”

  1. Paul Pluskwik says:

    Dear Beth, Brett , Brianna and Family ,
    I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Dick .Such a kind , caring , open minded and open hearted person . He will be missed by all . Sending Prayers and Deep sympathy during this very difficult time . I lost my dad 10 months ago and miss him every day . Take care all and cherish the memories and share them with each other .
    Sincerely ,
    Paul Pluskwik

  2. Deb Colombe says:

    Beth, Brett, Brianna and grandchildren. I am saddened beyond words by the passing of Dick. I have so many fond memories of him. He brought laughter and joy wherever he was. I will keep you in my prayers. May God Bless you and comfort you. Hold onto the love. With deepest and sincere sympathy.

  3. Bill Kelly says:

    I was saddened to hear that Dick passed away. My thoughts are with you and your family. Bill Kelly

  4. Jim Johnson says:

    Beth, Brett and Brianna(yes, I still remember you from OSI)

    My thoughts and prayers are with you. Dick was a wonderful man and I so enjoyed working with him these past years. My your precious memories carry you at this difficult time. God Bless you and hi memory.

  5. Bill & Pat Strenglis says:

    We are so very sad. Dick was our dear friend for 40 years! We laughed together, grieved together, grew up together, challenged each other and loved each other.
    Beth, Brett and Brianna our condolences and may Gods grace be with you.
    Bill and Pat

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