Richard E. Pickham, 69, of Worth, died June 20, at the University of Chicago Hospital in Chicago. Visitation was held at Schmaedeke Funeral Home in Worth on June 22. A funeral Mass was offered at Our Lady of the Ridge Church in Chicago Ridge on June 23. Burial was at Chapel Hill Gardens South Cemetery in Oak Lawn.
Mr. Pickham is survived by his wife, Sandra; his sons, Michael and William; his daughters, Kathleen Ruediger and Linda Maher; his sisters, Christine Haight, Patricia McDermott and Peggy Kacka; his brother, Michael Pickham; and 10 grandchildren.
Memorials may be sent to The American Cancer Society, 17060 Oak Park Ave., Tinley Park, IL 60477.