Dr. Richard A.


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Dr. Richard A. Metzgar

Jun 18 1915 - Nov 24 2004

Dr. Richard Arthur Metzgar, age 89 of McKinney, TX, passed away November 24, 2004 at his home. He was born on June 18, 1915, in Indianapolis, IN to Arthur and Mae (Connell) Metzgar. Dr. Metzgar served in the U. S. Army as a dentist until his retirement as a colonel. On October 19, 1940, he married Mary Jane Carroll in Chicago, IL. He was a member of the St. Peter’s Episcopal Church in McKinney. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Mary Jane Metzgar; sons and daughter-in-law, Michael and Georgetta Metzgar of Littleton, CO and James Metzgar of Chicago, IL; daughters and sons-in-law, Mari Metzgar of Plano, TX, Kathleen Metzgar and Robert White of Dallas, TX, Laura and Manuel Camarillo Jr. of McKinney; sisters, Janet Weiss of Allentown, PA and Margaret Grygo of Mesa, AZ; brother, Arthur Metzgar of Allentown; 8 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. His daughter, Therese Metzgar; grandson, Sean Hair; and his parents precede him in death. A memorial service will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, November 27, 2004, at St. Peters Episcopal Church, 608 W. Lamar in McKinney. A graveside service with full military honors will be held at 10:00 AM, Tuesday, November 30, 2004, at Pecan Grove Cemetery in McKinney.
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