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Richard W. "Dick" Feld

October 24, 1945 — February 10, 2023

Richard W. "Dick" Feld, age 77, of Battle Creek passed away peacefully at the Centrica Glenn Arbor Place on Friday morning, February 10, 2023. He was born in Battle Creek on October 24, 1945, the loving son of Wilbur and Elverda (Bauer) Feld. Dick attended St. Philip Catholic Central, graduated from Battle Creek Central High School with the Class of 1964, and furthered his education at Kellogg Community College. He retired from the Kellogg Company after more than 45 years and also served as a business agent and international representative for the A.F.G.M.

Dick married Linda Cartwright in Battle Creek on August 16, 1969. He is survived by his wife of more than 53 years, Linda; his son, Edward (Sherry) Feld; his step-son, Scott (Marry Reuter) McQuern of Tennessee; his granddaughters, Brittany McQuern, Emma (Nicholas Hazel) Feld, and Molly Feld; his great-granddaughter, Rosemary Hazel; his brother-in-law, Harley Cartwright Jr.; and several nieces & nephews. Dick was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Dorothy Hutcheson and Rosemary Meinke; a brother, John Feld; and a brother-in-law & sister-in-law, Ron & Cecilia Haver.

Dick was a member of the Kellogg 25-year club and the American Federation of Grain Millers. He enjoyed yardwork & landscaping, reading, shopping and seasonal decorating.

At Dick's request, cremation has taken place and a private family service may be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations to the Alzheimer's Association or Centrica Care Navigators (Hospice). Arrangements by Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care, Battle Creek. Personal messages for the family and favorite memories of Dick may be placed here at


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