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Richard Gordon Casler dies in Nevada

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Former local resident Richard Gordon Casler, Sr. passed away on February 15, 2013 in Fallon, Nevada.

He was born January 11, 1934 in Raysville Parish, Louisiana, to Gordon and Marion Whitehead Casler.

He is survived by his wife Beverly Casler, daughter Shawn (Jerry Brown) Casler-Brown both of Fallon, Nev.; son Richard, Jr. (Victoria) Casler of Hudson, Fla.; daughter Dawn (Craig) Carlson of Dayton; son Michael (Melissa) Casler of Tenn.; daughter Catherine Arman of St. Louis, Mo.; sister Judy Hills of Rice Lake, Wis.; 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Richard worked for the Northern Indiana Public Service Company for 34 years and had lived in Porter, Ind., for 50 years. He was a member of Epworth United Methodist Church, American Legion and the Eagles Lodge in Fallon. He had also served as a Boy Scout Leader. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers and sisters Jerry, Gene, John, and Sherrie Casler, and grandson Eric Von Casler.

No services are scheduled at this time.

Arrangements are under the direction of Smith Family Funeral Home, Fallon, Nev., at 775-423-2255.



Posted 2.20.2013