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Richard  Leonard Monson Sr.
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Obituary for Richard Leonard Monson Sr.

Richard Leonard Monson Sr., 81, of Escatawpa, MS, passed away Friday, July 13, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family. Leonard was born on December 30, 1936 in New Orleans, LA to the late George and Marie Monson. He was a retired foundry worker foreman. He was a member of the Pascagoula Elks Lodge, American Legion, Krewe of Niords and Krewe of Tri Cities where he proudly served as King. He loved all sports and especially his New Orleans Saints. He was known for his crawfish and shrimp boils and loved boating and fishing on the Pascagoula River. He loved traveling and spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents, Leonard was preceded in death by six brothers and four sisters.
He is survived by his loving wife, Estelle Nelson Monson; children, Leslie Monson, Allison (Rodney) Lynch, Steven Creel, Ricky Creel, Tony Creel, Karen (Lewis) Johnson, Becky Cubbage and Richard Leonard Monson, Jr.; along with 15 grandchildren , 11 great grandchildren, and other relatives and friends.
The visitation will be held Monday, July 16, 2018 from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at Heritage Funeral Home in Escatawpa, MS. The funeral service will follow in the funeral home chapel at 11a.m. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Helena.
Heritage Funeral Home, locally owned and operated, in Escatawpa/Moss Point, MS is in charge of arrangements. You may view and sign the online register book for Richard Leonard Monson at www.heritagefuneralhome.us


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Visitation

Monday

16

Jul

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Heritage Funeral Home

9721 Highway 63 Moss Point MS, 39562
Moss Point, MS 39562

Service

Monday

16

Jul

11:00 AM
Heritage Funeral Home

9721 Highway 63 Moss Point MS, 39562
Moss Point, MS 39562

cemetery

Monday

16

Jul

12:00 PM
Evergreen Cemetery of Helena

Saracennia Road
Moss Point, MS 39562

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