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Richard Colbroth

September 11, 1970 — November 25, 2019

Creal Springs-Richard “Jr” “Hooter” Colbroth, 49, passed away on Monday, November 25, 2019 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.

Richard was born on September 11, 1970 in Harrisburg to Richard and Joyce Ann (Lindle) Colbroth. 

Richard enjoyed trading and collecting knives.  In his earlier days he drove cars in the demolition derby.

Survivors include:

Sons-Brayden Paul Colbroth, Dwayne Colbroth and Shawn Haws all of Creal Springs

Grandchildren-Hunter Haws

Sister-Sassy Marks and husband Matt

Brother-Vernon Colbroth and wife Kasey


Sue Parker

Judy Choate

Shirley Dillon

Darlene Heidlebaugh and husband John

Cathy Duty

Nancy Penninger

Vickie Rector

Uncle-Mike Lindell

Several nieces and nephews

He was preceded in death by his parents, his niece Kelc Renae.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 11am at Blue Funeral Home in Marion with Rev. Jerry Lingle officiating.  Visitation will be on Wednesday from 10am until the time of service at the funeral home.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Friday, April 12, 2019

Starts at 11:00 am (Central time)

Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

1704 N Court St, Marion, IL 62959

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