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Richard "Dick" Wayne Flackman Sr.

July 22, 1938 — December 29, 2022



Richard “Dick” Wayne Flackman Sr. passed away at his home on December 29, 2022.


Dick was born in Palo Alto, California on July 22, 1938, to Herbert William Flackman and Catherine Isabel McCartney Flackman.


Dick served our country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. He attended and graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Weber State University. During his time in the Air Force, he continued his education by taking many tech courses. He worked in the Air Force and earned the rank of Chief Master Sergeant (CMSgt) for 32 years and retired in 1994, but he continued working for Fairchild Defense as a Civil Contractor.


Dick married Eleonore Birgit Osteraa Flackman, and together they traveled extensively in the United States, Europe, and all around the World.


Dick was preceded in death by his son, Dana Flackman; parents; brother, Charles Flackman; grandson, Richard Flackman III; and best friend, Donna Jean Flackman.


Dick is survived by his wife, Eleonore Flackman of Clearfield, Utah; son, Richard (Crystal) Flackman of Clearfield, Utah; daughters, Deborah Ivie of Waverly, Missouri, and Decca Flackman of Clearfield, Utah; brothers, Bill Flackman of Eugene, Oregon, and Scott Flackman of Eugene, Oregon; sister, Kay (Dick) Pierce of Eugene, Oregon; 17 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchild.


Graveside service will be held at 2:00pm on Friday, January 6, 2023, at the Lindquist’s Memorial Park at Layton, 1867 N Fairfield Rd, Layton, UT 84041.


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Friday, January 6, 2023

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