Private Mass of Christian Burial will be at St. Benedict’s Catholic Church in Avon for Richard P. Pike, age 94 of Avon, who passed away July 23, 2020, at the St. Cloud Hospital. Arrangements have been entrusted to Williams Dingmann Funeral Home, Avon.

Richard was born June 5, 1926, to Sidney and Mabel (Keifer) Pike in St. Charles. He proudly served our country in the United States Navy during WWII. Richard married Jean Olson June 17, 1950, in Oaklawn, Illinois. He was a member of St. Benedict’s Catholic Church in Avon, St. Joseph American Legion Post 328 and Knights of Columbus. He was the president of Wells Fargo Bank in Hastings, until he retired in 1987.

Richard is survived by his wife, Jean, of Avon; children Brad (Kathleen) Pike, of Maple Grove, Nancy (Jeffrey) Hofmann, of Otsego, James (Christine) Pike, of Somerset, Wisconsin, and Jane Pike (Steve Borndale) of Hastings; and six grandchildren.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents; granddaughter Caitlin Pike; siblings Murial Murry, John Pike, Alice Rolfson, Sidney Pike, Jr. and twin brother Robert Pike.

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