Richard “Rick” R. Furgason, 65, of Zionsville, passed away Monday, Jan. 9. He was born July 23, 1946, in Indianapolis to the late Charles F. and Katherine R. Jackson Furgason.. Rick was a supervisor with Eli Lilly for 26 years and was an electrician for Western Electric for 21 years. He was also the owner of Richard R. Furgason Builder and Designer, Inc. He was a member of College Park Church and served with the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War.. Rick is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Jo Furgason; daughters, Stefanie (Chris) Collier and Kristen (William) Valdez; brother, Chuck (Dorothy) Furgason; sisters, Roselyn (Greg) Spurgin, Teena (Ed) Thompson and Trish Dean.. Visitation was Thursday, Jan. 12, at Shirley Brothers Fishers-Castleton Chapel, 9900 Allisonville Road with funeral services on Friday, Jan. 13.. Memorial contributions may be made to College Park Church-Missions, 2606 W. 96th St., Indianapolis, IN 46268.
Published on  January 18, 2012