Richard C. Hart

September 5, 2018

LAKE MILLS -- Richard “Rich” C. Hart, age 72, of Lake Mills, passed away peacefully at his home with his wife by his side on Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, in Lake Mills.

He was born on March 14, 1946, in Beloit, son of the late Chester and Helen (Keenbaum) Hart. Richard married Mary Hardy on Dec. 5, 1969. He was employed at Zalk Joseph in Stoughton and MPI Manufacturing.

Richard and Mary enjoyed camping and he loved to go four-wheeling and tinkering on his cars. He loved spending time with his family and enjoyed taking care of his grandsons when they were little.

He is survived by his family, wife Mary Hart of Lake Mills; daughters Dawn (Perry) Schaller of Waterloo, Kelly (Dan Scoville) Karr of Lake Mills; two grandchildren, Mitchell Schaller, Nathan (Kelsey Bredlow) Schaller; many nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Clayton Hart and Kenny Stork; sisters Christine Hart, Donna Hart, Carol Hart; and nephew Michael Hart.

Funeral services will be held at noon on Saturday at the Schneider-Michaelis Funeral Home in Jefferson with the Rev. Thomas Coyle presiding. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Saturday from 10 a.m. until the time of services. Burial will follow in the St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery.

Visit www.schneidermichaelisfuneralhome.com to leave a condolence or light a candle in his memory.

Schneider-Michaelis Funeral Home

900 W. Racine St. Jefferson

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