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Obituary: Richard Zeschke

Richard Zeschke

Richard Zeschke

Dr. Richard (Dick) Zeschke, recently of Jamestown, Ky., passed away on Oct. 3, 2013, after a brief illness. Family and friends are deeply saddened by the loss.

Born on July 7, 1941, in Illinois, Dick moved to Phoenix in 1980 working as a physician and surgeon and establishing a private practice. He then moved to Prescott, Ariz., in 1993 where he established a successful medical practice specializing allergy and immunology. He had a love for the fine arts, colonial artifacts and antiques as well as hunting large game in the U.S. as well as in Africa. Through the years, he had a network of peers and close friends that shared his passions, knowledge and zest for life.

He is survived by his partner, Pam Wuertz; his sister Janet Novak of Prescott; and his daughters Lisa Zeschke of Erie, Pa., and Debra Zeschke Kathman of Burke, Va., her husband Jim and their daughters Grace and Claire.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts can be made to Colonial Williamsburg Foundation or The University of Kentucky Medical Center.

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