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Richard A. "Dick" Farmer, 60

Richard A. "Dick" Farmer, 60, of River Falls, died on Thursday, March 6, after a long battle with cancer.

Dick was born on Sept. 6, 1953, to Richardson and Helen (Filas) Farmer in Minneapolis, Minn. After graduating from River Falls High School, he attended Rice Lake Vocational School for Auto Mechanics. He currently was employed at Konrad Marine in Hudson, Wis.

He was an avid hunter and outdoorsman. He enjoyed working on his cabin up north, and spending time with his friends.

Dick is survived by his father, Richardson O. Farmer; brother, Jim Farmer; sister, Nancy (Farmer) Jensen; nephew, Joe Jensen; niece, Michelle Jensen; and many cousins.

He was preceded in death by his mother Helen; and brother-in-law, Dan Jensen.

A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 13, at Cashman-Hill Funeral Home, River Falls. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the time of service.

Cashman-Hill Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the family.