Richard “Rick” Lidwell, 68 of Pensacola, FL passed away on Monday, Dec. 7, 2015. He was born in Ashville, Pennsylvania on Dec. 14, 1946 to the late Bernard J. Lidwell and Mary Leona (Marra) Lidwell.
Rick graduated in 1964 from Penn Cambria High School in Cresson, Pennsylvania. He went on to serve in the U.S. Army from 1966-1968 with a tour to Vietnam. On July 6, 1973, Rick married Sandra K. Imler and together they merged their families raising them with love and happiness. Rick retired after 35 years of faithful service with Penn Central/Conrail/ Norfolk Southern Railroad System.
Rick enjoyed working in his yard, fishing and hunting with his grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Sandra L. (Kitchen) Lidwell; and a brother, Gary Lidwell.
Rick is survived by his wife, Sandra Imler Lidwell; his four children, David S. (Mina) Lidwell, Todd A. Sneath, Andrea (Frank) Zayas and Jayme (Erica) Lidwell; six grandchildren, Alycia and Sophia Lidwell, Isaac and Olivia Sneath and Jacob and Ethan Lidwell; one brother, Alan (Patricia) Lidwell; and numerous family members and friends.
Memorial services were entrusted with Lewis Funeral Home, Pace Chapel, 4777 WestSpencerfield Rd., Pace, FL.
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