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Edgar Casper "Doc" Richter, MSGT Retired

Obituary for Edgar Casper "Doc" Richter, MSGT Retired

January 7, 1929 - August 7, 2018
Austin, Texas | Age 89


Edgar Casper "Doc" Richter MSGT Ret Air Force passed away on August 7, 2018 at home surrounded by his family. He was born in Jourdanton, Texas to Frank and Aplonia (Slomchinski) Richter on January 7, 1929.

Edgar married Mary Elizabeth Wittler on February 9, 1952. He enlisted in the Air Force on March 1, 1949. After many travels around the world and a tour of duty in Vietnam, he retired from Bergstrom AF Base, Austin on March 1, 1974. He was Fourth Degree Assembly 1099 of Knights of Columbus Council 10131.

His mother; father; two brothers and two sisters preceded him in death.

Edgar is survived by his wife of 66 years Mary; seven children, Edgar Frank, Mary Catherine (Jack), John David (Robin), Vincent Lee (Martha), Teresa Louise (Kevin), Joseph Carl (Teresa), Charles Alan; thirteen grandchildren; three great-grandchildren.

Recitation of the Holy Rosary 7:00 pm on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home, 2620 South Congress.

Mass of Christian Burial 10:00 am, Friday, August 10, 2018 at St. Ignatius Catholic Church.

Interment will follow at St. Andrews Cemetery No. 1, Pleasanton, Texas.

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2620 S. Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78704
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