Richard P. McElmeel of Franklin Park, IL , age 69, died April 9, 2019 at Gotlieb Memorial Hospital in Melrose Park.
Richard was born on December 13, 1949 to his parents Richard P. and Donita (Zollar) McElmeel, at Oak Park, Hospital in Oak Park, IL; and married Jodi Holub June 23, 1989.
Richard is survived by his wife Jodi, two sons RIchard (Cathy) and Daniel (Tracey) McElmeel; brother, Milton (Judy), sisters Sandi (Chuck), and Dawne (Daniel); three grandsons Connor, Reilly, Joseph and granddaughter; and many nieces and nephews.
"Mac" was very social and loved spending time with people. In his younger years he coached little league for 10 years and was Treasurer and President of the league. He enjoyed shooting pool before and while in his wheelchair and played in many leagues. He loved motorcycles, driving cars, and music.
RIchard's visitation will be held Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Cuneo-Columbian Funeral Home, 10300 W Grand Ave., Franklin Park, IL 60131. Service will take place at 7:00 pm.