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Richard D. "Dick" Barmann
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Richard D. “Dick” Barmann

Richard D. “Dick” Barmann, 74, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at his home surrounded by family.
He was born May 9, 1943, to Richard James and Genevieve (Ingersoll) Barmann in St. Joseph.
Richard married Catherine Batsell on February 15, 1964. She survives of the home.
He was a master plumber and formerly owned Advanced Plumbing and Heating. Richard was also a priest in the Community of Christ Church, was on the board of Second Season Shop, and was a member of Plumbers and Pipefitters Union Local #45. He loved fishing, boating, and lake life. Richard was always helping others and was quite involved in his church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Shawne Barmann; grandson, Graham Wall; father-in-law, Chet Batsell; and brother-in-law, Roger Batsell.
Survivors include his wife; daughters, Stacy McCrea, St. Joseph, and Laurie Wall (Scott), West Plains, Missouri; grandchildren, Dylan McCrea, Madison McCrea, Abigail Wall, Emmy Wall, and Bradyn Wall; twin sister, Phyllis Breckenridge; brother, Dennis Barmann (Deborah); mother-in-law, Margueritte Batsell; loving dog, Wendell; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Farewell Services 10:00 A.M. Saturday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will gather with friends 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to the American Cancer Society. Online guest book and obituary at

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506

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10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506

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Memorial Park Cemetery

5005 Frederick Ave
St. Joseph , Missouri 64506

Memorial Contribution

American Cancer Society

PO Box 22478
Oklahoma City, OK 73123

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