James Richard “Dick” Neunaber

James Richard “Dick” Neunaber


James Richard “Dick” Neunaber, 70, of Carlinville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021 at his residence in Carlinville.

Dick was born on Feb. 18, 1950 to Millard Martin “Cap” and Anna Louise (Green) Neunaber in Carlinville.

He graduated from Carlinville High School with the class of 1969.

Dick worked as a mine examiner for Monterey Coal Mine in Carlinville, retiring after 35 years. He worked at Ketring’s prior to his employment at the mine.

Dick was a member of Ss Mary and Joseph Catholic Church, Macoupin Club in Carlinville, and UMWA. He also served as past president of the Aqua Club in Carlinville. Dick enjoyed riding motorcycles, hunting, fishing, and his social life with his friends.

Dick is survived by two sons, Eric Neunaber of St. Charles, Mo, and Bradley (Susan) Neunaber of Jerseyville; grandchildren, Riley, Olivia, Evelyn and Mason Neunaber; brother, Tom (Nancy) Neunaber of Carlinville; sister, Linda (Ted) Walton of Carlinville; several nieces and nephews.

Dick was preceded in death by his parents.

Graveside services will be held on Friday, Jan. 8, 2021 at 1 p.m. in the Carlinville City Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to the Macoupin Club or ABATE of Illinois.

Anyone wishing to leave online condolences may do so at davisandersonfuneralhome.com.

Davis-Anderson Funeral Home, Carlinville is in charge of arrangements.