Richard L. Maple, Sr.
- October 15, 1946 - April 5, 2012
- Indianapolis, Indiana
of Richard's Passing
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I was saddened today to learn of the passing of our friend and comrade in arms Richard (Dick) Maple. Dick was a good guy and I am sure he will be missed tremendously by the family he loved so much and was so proud of.
I was thinking back to the days in Vietnam 46 years ago. We were all young, strong and full of resolve to accomplish our mission. Dick was with "us" the guys wearing
Posted by: Phil Sparks - Martinsville, VA - Served with in1st Cavalry Div Jun 16, 2012
As The Artist in Residence for Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Centers I extend my sincere condolences to your family. Please consider having myself create a photomontage for the remembrance of your beloved Richard. You may see a selection of my "kindred collages" at
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Posted by: Mark Foster - Indianapolis, IN Apr 12, 2012
Remember u sitting on your porch waving HI !! also fishing by the lake
Posted by: Ray & Barb Edinger - Indidnapolis, IN - Friend's Apr 09, 2012
I love and miss you Dad!!!! R.I.P. Dick Maple 10/15/46-4/5/2012. You are gone but NEVER forgotten, Your Baby Girl!
Posted by: Anne Maple - Indianapolis, IN - Daughter Apr 09, 2012
The photo in his obituary is just how I remember Dick. I just know he is up in Heaven right now reminiscing with his old 1st Cav buddies. He's sorely missed down here, though.
Posted by: Harold Wellman - Indianapolis, IN - Friend & Neighbor Apr 08, 2012
Dear Maple Family,
There are few things more difficult than dealing with the loss of a loved one. We, along with our staff, are honored and humbled that you have chosen our family to care for your family during this time. It is our hope that we have been able, in some small way, to lighten your burden and give proper reverence to a life lived. Please let us know if we can be of further service.
Brian and Bruce Buchanan
4th Generation Owners
Posted by: Flanner and Buchanan Funeral Center Apr 08, 2012