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Richard Allen Haggbloom, 71, of Kirksville, Missouri, passed away on January 24th, 2022, at 2:02 PM.

He was born on January 10th, 1951, in Oceanside, California to Lawrence Richard and Helen Haggbloom.

As a young boy Richard enjoyed spending his time on the beach, surfing the ocean, and catching waves. As he grew older his hobbies included custom wood work; where he became a custom cabinet builder. Richard also made Oil Paintings, built model airplanes or cars, and enjoyed walking around the Thousand Hills Lake with his loved ones.

He is preceded in death by his wife Cindy Rae Haggbloom, and his parents, Lawrence Richard and Helen Haggbloom.

Richard is survived by his 4 children, 3 daughters, and one son: Lori Lund of Unionville, Missouri, Henria Re Rouse of Lucerne, Missouri, Kenneth Herron of Huntsville, Missouri, and Jamie Ranieri of New Jersey.

Richard has 6 grandchildren: Torin Rouse of Kirksville, Missouri, Alivia (Dustin) Ames of Cairo, Missouri, Sierra Herron of Shiloh, Illinois, and Jade Herron of Kirksville, Missouri.

Richard has 4 great grandchildren: Declan, Hudson, and Easton Ames of Cairo, Missouri and Kaison Barrett of Kirksville, Missouri.

All held him in the highest regard and loved him dearly.

Richard became acquainted with Jehovah’s Witnesses in California, and they welcomed his arrival in Oklahoma as a young man. It is there that Richard met his wife, Cindy.

He was a member of the Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Kirksville, Missouri for many years of his life. He loved learning about the promises ahead for all those who love and worship Jehovah. He looked forward to the resurrection and seeing his loved ones who have passed.

Per Richard’s Request, there will be no funeral or memorial service. Ruschmeier Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.