Richard Sidwell Obituary

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Richard Allan Sidwell Sr.

October 6, 1930 - May 21, 2013
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Richard Allan Sidwell, Sr., died May 21, 2013. Richard was the son of the late Everett and Katherine Sidwell, born in Kerney, NJ on October 6, 1930. He grew up in Atlanta where he graduated from Grady High School. He attended Purdue University where he was a cheerleader and a member of SAE Fraternity. He graduated from Georgia Tech in ME in 1958. Mr. Sidwell served in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict and was a jet pilot. He came to Birmingham in 1968 where he taught real estate classes and was self employed. For many years he was a member of the Church of the Ascension where he served on the vestry. He was...
Richard Allan Sidwell, Sr., died May 21, 2013. Richard was the son of the late Everett and Katherine Sidwell, born in Kerney, NJ on October 6, 1930. He grew up in Atlanta where he graduated from Grady High School. He attended Purdue University where he was a cheerleader and a member of SAE Fraternity. He graduated from Georgia Tech in ME in 1958. Mr. Sidwell served in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict and was a jet pilot. He came to Birmingham in 1968 where he taught real estate classes and was self employed. For many years he was a member of the Church of the Ascension where he served on the vestry. He was also on the Board of Director's of the Bluff Park Art Association.
Mr. Sidwell is survived by his wife Madge Hill Sidwell; daughter Jill Sidwell; son: Rick Sidwell; grandchildren: Katie, Allan, Keith and Sandi Sidwell and his sister: Virginia Shockley (Norm).
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 28, 2013 beginning at 10:00 a.m. with the funeral service following at 11:00a.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church with the Rev. Neil Kaminski officiating.
The family request memorials be made to Bluff Park Art Association, P.O. Box 26012, Birmingham, Al 35260.
Online condolences may be made at www.ridoutsvalleychapel.com

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