Richard "Dick" Frank Ferguson, age 80 of Colfax, passed away on Friday, June 29, 2018, at Courtyard Estates in Bondurant. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at Coburn Funeral Home in Colfax. Burial will take place at McKeever Cemetery. Visitation will take place on Tuesday from 1:00 - 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials may be directed to the Colfax Fire Department or the Colfax Historical Society.
The son of Harold and Elizabeth (Patterson) Ferguson, Dick was born on June 30, 1937 in Colfax. He graduated from Mingo High School in 1955. On May 22, 1957, he was married to the love of his life, Bonnie Lea Eatwell. For 61 years, they lived on a farm North West of Colfax. Richard farmed, which was his passion and for 44 years worked at the Monroe Table Company. He was a member of the Farm Bureau. Richard's hobbies included raising cattle, cutting trees, and farming. His greatest enjoyment was the time spent with his wife, children, grandchildren.
Those left to honor his memory include his wife, Bonnie; children, Mike (Laurie) Ferguson and Deb (Greg) Wing; four grandchildren, Rick (Ashley) Wing, Megan (Justin) Aguiniga, Jennie (Bret) Ferneau, and Tori (Matt) Christian; eight great grandchildren, Brecken, Brynlee, Briggs, Annabelle, Madison, Jordon, KayAnna, Sullivan and Jennie's twins on the way; a sister Mary Noe and several nieces and nephews. Preceding him in death were his parents; a son, Chuck in 1991; and a brother-in-law, Dale Noe.
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Deb, I'm so sorry to hear about your dad. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.
Deb, I am so sorry and saddened to hear of the passing of your dad. I will be praying for you and your family.
We were so saddened to here the news. Although we are out of town, our deepest thoughts and prayers are with you
Sorry to hear of Dick's passing. Him and my dad worked together for years at Monroe folding tables.. Prayers to the family.
What a guy you were Mr. Dick.... kind, generous and very very caring!! I have already missed you and Bonnie so much and it’s so hard to think that we will not enjoy our catching up talks anymore!!! You guys have always been dear friends to me.... Fly high my friend ..... lots of ❤️ From me!!!
Uncle Dick you were the Best uncle ever, I will always Miss you and Love You. Judy
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