July 31, 1947 ~ June 29, 2012
Richard “Dick” A. Hiebert, 64, Fargo, ND, died, Friday, June 29, 2012 at the Golden Living Center, Moorhead, MN.
Richard, the son of Andrew and Dora Hiebert, was born July 31, 1947 at LeRoy, ND. Richard grew up and attended school in Walhalla, ND. Richard received his GED and also attended truck school. He moved to Fargo, where he owned and operated an auto body shop. He painted and detailed cars and motorcycles. Richard then worked as an over-the-road semi-driver for a number of years. Richard married Kathy J. Manson on Sept. 5, 1997 in Sioux Falls, SD. The couple made their home in Fargo. Richard worked for Fargo Hose from 1998- 2000 until he became disabled. His wife Kathy has been his caregiver in their home since then.
Dick enjoyed being with family, hunting, fishing, reading the Fargo Forum, word puzzles, cooking and grilling. He was a great Papa for family, neighbors and dogs. Every night he told his wife, “Sleep with Angels, I love you. Also, you can only hate one thing in life, not a person.” Richard hated liver.
He is survived by his wife, Kathy; his father, Andy Hiebert; grandchildren, Mara Piro, Kierra Piro, Sebastian Kringler; 6 stepsons and stepdaughters; brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces, aunts, uncles and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his companion and therapeutic dog, Foxy; his beloved mother, Dora Hiebert; his mother-in-law, Audrey Manson; father-in-law, James Manson and stepson, Josh Iverson.