Colonel Richard Turek, 80

Retired Colonel Richard J. Dick Turek, 80, of Austin, TX, died Thursday, Sept. 16, 2010, at the Americinn Motel in New Prague.

Born June 3, 1930, in Montgomery, He was a son of Frank M. and Anna (Flicek) Turek. He graduated from Montgomery High School in 1948. While there, he lettered every year in baseball, football and basketball. Dick attended Creighton University in Omaha, NE, where he played basketball on the varsity team.

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