Richard Allen Likness
Richard Allen Likness Sr., 63 of Madison, Wisc. passed away on Wednesday, May 22, 2019 in Agrace Hospicecare. He was born on June 19, 1955 and was adopted by Joseph and June Likness. He grew up in Saginaw and attended Albrook School. He worked on the farm since he was 15 and later went to work at Diamond Match in Cloquet. He moved to Madison where on September 16, 1989 he married Yvonne Seabury. Richard worked at Certco Inc. as a high forklift operator until retiring in 2016.
Richard enjoyed fishing, hunting, 4-wheeling, motorcycling, and playing scratch off lottery.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Anthony.
Richard is survived by his wife of 29 years, Yvonne; son, Richard Likness Jr. of Stoughton, WI: step-children, Sherry Morris of Duluth, Jesse (Megan) Seabury of Madison and Jennifer (Oscar) Reyes-Seabury of Madison; sister, Terri Carter of Cass Lake; eight grandchildren, Richard III, Aleks, Charlie, Manuel, Andres, Alondra, Alena, and Aiyanna; and one great grandson due in August.
Visitation: 10 until the 11:00 a.m. funeral service Thursday, May 30, 2019 in the Atkins Northland Funeral Home, Cloquet. Burial will be in Perch Lake Cemetery. A time of lunch and fellowship will follow in the Fireside Room of the funeral home. To sign the guest book and offer an online tribute, see www.atkinsnorthlandfuneralhome.com