BILLINGS’S GAZETTE                                            Saturday, August 19, 2006

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Richard A. "Rick" Dedman                                 

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Richard "Rick" A. Dedman, 43, died at Memorial Hospital in Colorado Springs on Aug. 16, 2006. He was born and raised in Billings.

    He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Sharon and Emil Koliha of Billings; father and stepmother, Roy H. and Nicole Dedman of Buena Vista, Colo.; brothers, Roy A. of Billings and Gary D. of Colorado Springs; grandmothers, Clara Kammerzell and Vi Dedman; children, Lacey and Ethan Dedman of Billings; several aunts, uncles, nephews, cousins and friends.

    He was preceded in death by his brother, Don; and grandfathers, George Kammerzell and Herb Dedman.

    He was cremated and his ashes scattered on Monarch Mountain in Colorado that he loved so much.

    Rick, we will miss your happy laugh and smile. We love you always. No memorials, please

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