Richard Arthur Like

Richard Arthur Like, 83, of Monroe City, passed away at 10:40 am Saturday, March 31, 2018 at his residence.

He was born October 5, 1934 in Vincennes to Calvin and Mary (Bowen) Like.

Richard retired from the United States Air Force and was a member of the American Legion Post #7, VFW Post #1157 , 40 et 8,and also served as Commander of the 8th District when he lived in Ramsey, Indiana.  His hobbies included fishing, hunting, and camping.

Surviving are his companion, Mettie Rhodes of Monroe City, and his brothers, Verlous Like of Vincennes and Larry Joe Heniser of Illinois.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at Gardner Brockman Funeral Home with visitation being held from 5-8 Tuesday at the funeral Home. Burial will be in the Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. Online condolences may be made to the family at