Richard H Underwood

February 23, 1937 ~ December 1, 2018 (age 81)

Richard H. Underwood age 81 of Griffith passed away on Saturday December 1, 2018. He is survived by his children; Richard (Carla) Underwood and Diana (Jeff) Underwood-Gregg; grandchildren Jordan, Chad (Lauren), Justin (Cassie), Anne, & Aidan; great-granddaughter Lillian and by his four legged companion Joy.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents Clifford & Elizabeth Underwood; his wife of 58 years Mary, and by his brother Clifford.

Inurnment will be private. Friends may meet with the family on Friday December 7, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at White Funeral Home located at 921 W. 45th Ave in Griffith, Indiana.

Richard was a member of Teamsters Union Local 142. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Green Mile Animal Rescue of Portage, Indiana

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