Essmueller, Richard J. Entered into rest Sunday, December 10, 2017 joining his beloved wife Charlotte A. Essmueller (nee Belmar) and his parents in heaven. Loving father and father-in-law of Paul (MaryAnn) Belmar, Becky (Erik) Moore and Joe  Essmueller; cherished Papa of James Ford; dear brother of Betty (Terry) Riley and the late Janet Essmueller; our dear uncle, cousin and friend to many.

Services: Visitation at KUTIS SOUTH COUNTY CHAPEL, 5255  Lemay Ferry Rd., Thursday, December 14, 4-8 p.m. then taken to Arnold Church of the Nazarene, 3651 Telegraph Rd.,  (Arnold) Friday, December 15, for visitation from 10:00 a.m. until time of service 11:00 a.m. Interment Shepherd Hills  Cemetery.