Richard Paul Hanger

RICHARD PAUL HANGER, 66, of Chester, Illinois, passed away at 5:01 pm, Tuesday, October 17, 2023 at his residence. 


He was born to Lenard L. and Barbara A. (nee Thummel) Hanger on October 20, 1956 in Red Bud, Illinois. 


Richard was a member of Mary Help of Christians Catholic Church in Chester, Illinois. Richard enjoyed going fishing, watching “The Three Stooges”, and having a few cold drinks. He had been a past member of Eagles Club Aerie #3252 in Chester, Illinois. 




         Lenard Hanger Chester, IL

    3 Siblings:

        Robert Hanger Sparta, IL

        Debra Bauer Chester, IL

        Susan Loucks Walsh, IL

   Many Aunt, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins and Friends 


Preceded in Death by: Mother – Barbara, 1 Brother – John Hanger, 1 Sister-in-law – Debbie Hanger and 1 Brother-in-law – Todd Loos


Funeral Service:

   11:00 am, Tuesday, October 24, 2023

   Pechacek Funeral Home, Chester, Illinois


   Danny Miller



   St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery

   Chester, Illinois



   Tuesday – 9:00 am – 11:00 am

   Pechacek Funeral Homes, Chester, Illinois



   St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 

   Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital