Albert Richard "Dick" Monninger Jr., of Terre Haute, passed away on Jan. 25, 2018, after his battle with cancer. Richard was born in Terre Haute, on July 21, 1937. He graduated from Gerstmeyer High School.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, from 11 a.m. until service time in Greiner Funeral Home, 2005 North 13th St., Terre Haute. Services for Albert will be 1 p.m. in the funeral home. Chaplain Rick May from Hospice of Wabash Valley will be officiating. Burial will follow the funeral at Highland Lawn Cemetery.
While in high school, he joined the Indiana National Guard. After high school he served four years in the U.S. Air Force and four years in the U.S. Navy. Following his time in service, he began working at Terre Haute First Bank and went to school to obtain a bachelor's degree and a master's degree from Indiana State University.
Richard retired from Terre Haute First Bank. He enjoyed watching sports, reading, gardening and spending time with his family.
Richard is survived by his wife, Mary Jane Monninger; brothers, Ron Monninger, Bob Monninger, George Monninger, Jim Sullivan and John Sullivan; daughter, Gretchen Monninger; stepdaughter and sons, Melissa Sims, Kenny Sims and Steve Downing; and many loving grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Richard was preceded in death by his parents, Albert Monninger Sr. and Hazel Anderson Monninger Sullivan Reed; his sister, Joan Monninger Tucker; and brother Gary Sullivan.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to the Hospice of Wabash Valley. The Monninger family wishes to thank the staff of Hospice of Wabash Valley for their caring support they provided.
Published on January 29, 2018