Moeller Funeral Home
104 Roosevelt Road
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 462-0535
 Kosanke Funeral Home
105 East Indiana Avenue
Kouts, IN  46347
(219) 766-2224
Wanatah Funeral Chapel
309 North Main Street
Wanatah, IN  46390
(219) 733-2313
Angelcrest Cemetery
Highway 49 and 600 North
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 531-8690

Rick A. Colburn, 65 of Valparaiso, lost his battle with cancer on Thursday, September 21, 2017.  He was born April 20, 1952 in Gary, IN to the late, Richard and Delores (Trevisol) Colburn.  After high school, Rick signed with the San Francisco Giants.  He was then drafted and served in the US Army, MP and 82nd Airborne Divisions.  Rick worked as a diesel mechanic at Inland Power Group until retirement.  Rick is survived by his loving wife, Patricia and their children, Ryan (Megan) Colburn of Crown Point, Melissa (Kevin) O’Brian of Portage, and Adam Colburn of Valparaiso; grandchildren, Braedon, Tyler, Ellie, and Alice; and brothers and sisters, Sandra (Donald) Sewell, Brenda (Rich Carlson) St. Clair, Randy Colburn, Ron Colburn, Cindy Colburn, and Ray Colburn; and many nieces and nephews.
Following cremation at Angelcrest Crematory, burial of ashes will take place at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery and Memorial Service will be held at a later date to celebrate Rick’s life.  Rest in Peace Rick, you will be greatly missed!

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