Richard L. Staples

WILMINGTON—Richard L. Staples, 55, of Wilmington, IL, passed away Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017 at home. He was born Feb. 22, 1962 in Augsburg, Germany.  
Surviving are his parents, Charles and Irmgard (nee Loehner) Staples, of Wilmington; two daughters, Roxanne (Kaleb) Barnhart and Riki Staples; two sisters, Sandra Staples, of Braidwood, IL and Diane (Kerry) Proffitt, of Wilmington; numerous nieces and nephews and also surviving are numerous aunts, uncles and cousins in Germany.
Cremation rites have been accorded.  Private services will be held.  
For more information and to visit his online guestbook, log onto or find their Facebook page at R.W. Patterson Funeral Home and Crematory.
R.W. Patterson Funeral Home & Crematory, 401 E. Main St., Braidwood is in charge of arrangements.