Richard M. Siegler, 79, formerly of Sleepy Eye, died Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at Northridge Nursing Home in New Hope. Private services were held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery in New Ulm on June 22, 2012. Military Honors were provided by the Sleepy Eye Honor Guard. Arrangements are with Sturm Funeral Home in Sleepy Eye.
Richard was born in Sleepy Eye, the son of Herman and Louisa (Frederickson) Siegler. He graduated from Sleepy Eye Public High School. Richard served in the US Air Force as an aircraft electrician. After military service Richard worked as a electrician in the construction industry until retirement.
Survivors include his sister, Mary Siegler of Golden Valley.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Herman, Jr.