Richard Edward Flick Sr.

VASSALBORO – Richard Edward Flick Sr., 87, passed away at his residence on Oct. 19, 2021. Richard was born in Westbrook on Oct. 4, 1934, the son of Samuel and Mary Flick. Richard attended Greely High School where he played several sports. Richard entered the Army which he made a career of. He attended many military colleges and received several degrees and honors. The highest honor he received was receiving the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. Richard enjoyed many things in life. He enjoyed doing jigsaw puzzles, watching UMaine and Army sport teams, and could give you directions to anywhere in the state, from anywhere in the state. Richard was an avid hunter and fisherman. He also could not resist going to the casinos.Richard was predeceased by his parents, Samuel and Mary; brother, Samuel Flick Jr.; sister, June Greer, and a daughter, Gail Ann Banarer. He is survived by his wife, Carol; sons, Richard Flick Jr. and Esther of South Paris, Daniel Flick of Naples, Thunder Flick and Brenda of Arundel, Timothy Flick of Windham; step son, Craig Glueck; step daughter, Lauren Glueck; and son in law, Robert Banrer. He is also survived by several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.Family and friends are invited to a visitation from 6-8 p.m., on Tuesday, October 26 at Gallant Funeral Home, 10 Elm Street, Waterville. There will be a graveside service held at 10 a.m., on Wednesday, October 27 at the Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 163 Mt. Vernon Road, Augusta, ME 04330. Arrangements are under the direction and care of Gallant Funeral Home. An online guestbook may be signed, condolences and memories shared at http://www.gallantfh.com.In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Richards honor to The Wounded Warrior Project, http://www.support.woundedwarriorproject.org

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