Richard “Dick” Allesee Sr., 1930-2019

Richard “Dick” Allesee Sr., who was born Nov. 9, 1930, in LaPorte, IN, to George Allesee Sr. and Florence Allesee, passed away Saturday night, July 6, 2019, at his home in Boulder City, NV. 

He was a 1948 graduate of LaPorte High School and a member of St. Paul Episcopal Church in LaPorte. He was a part of the undefeated LaPorte Slicers football team in 1946. A businessman who had lived in Nevada the last 40 years, Dick was a former politician in LaPorte in the 1960s. He donated money to the LaPorte park department about 15 years ago to fix up Allesee Park. He was a former Professor at Indiana University. 

Dick is survived by his wife, Peggy Allesee of Boulder City; son, Richard Allesee Jr. of Bowling Green, OH, son, Pete Allesee of Perrysburg, OH, son, Tim Allesee of Geneva, IL, daughter, Martina Allesee of Bloomington,  IN, and son, Pat Allesee of St. Paul, MN; brothers, George Allesee Jr. of LaPorte, Bob Allesee of Bloomfield Hills, MI, and Tom Allesee of Port Charlotte, FL; 10 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; 11 nephews and 10 nieces. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Marjorie Allesee; and nephew, George Allesee III.

There will be no funeral services as per his wishes but may be a celebration of his life at a later date.

Messages of condolence may be posted below on WNLP.

2 Responses to “Richard “Dick” Allesee Sr., 1930-2019”

  1. Frank Warthen

    Jul 10. 2019


    You were a fine, intelligent gentleman. I will very much miss seeing you and talking to you on Sunday mornings. You will be missed by all who knew you at St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church in Henderson, Nevada. Rest in peace, Dick, rest in peace, . . .

    Frank Warthen

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  2. Mark Kendall

    Jul 10. 2019

    Sorry. Pete

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