Brother Richard Paszkiet (David Landrick), Age 77, passed away peacefully, Monday March 23, 2020 at Chateau Nursing Center in Willowbrook, IL., A De La Salle Christian Brother for 60 years. He was born in Chicago, son of Casimir V. and Mary (nee Fuss) Paszkiet. He graduated from St. Patrick High School in Chicago, earned a BA from St. Mary’s College in Winona, MN., and a MA from Stanford University. In 1960 he joined Brothers novitiate in Glencoe, MO., pronounced his first vows the following year, and his final vows in 1967. Brother Richard taught in schools in Chicago, Addison and Lombard, IL., and in Muskegon and Harper Woods, MI. He retired in 2009 at the Brother Community in Westmont and was currently living at Chateau Nursing Center in Willowbrook. Survived by his cousins, Janice Ovist, Frances Murray and Jerry Paszkiet and the Da La Salle Christian Brothers.
A memorial Mass will be held at a later date. Interment will be held at St. Adalbert Catholic Cemetery, Niles, IL. in the family plot.
Memorials may be made to the Christian Brothers retirement fund, 7650 S. County line Rd. Burr Ridge, IL., 60527