Richard (Dick) Zavada of Ft. Myers Florida died May 21,2020 at home with his family at his side. He was born in Streator, Illinois on April 22, 1935. He was the son of John and Veronica (Gulvas) Zavada. Dick served in the Illinois Army National Guard for 2-1/2 years. He moved to Ft.Myers in 1962 where he owned and operated Southwest Florida Wholesale Florist until he retired.
Richard is survived by his wife of 64 years Nancy (Lechner) Zavada, 3 sons Randy, Dan, Rob,and 3
daughters Angela, Beth, and Chrissy, 18 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.
Richard was preceded in death by his parents, 5 sisters and 4 brothers.Richard was an amazing son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend he will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Baldwin Brothers Funeral Home of Fort Myers, Florida.
A Mass will be held on Saturday, June 26, 2021, 11:00am, at St. Cecilia Catholic Church, 5632 Sunrise Dr, Fort Myers, FL 33919. Reception to follow.