Richard Broich, 65, passed away April 2, 2012 at Mercy Medical Center surrounded by his loving family.

A celebration of Richard’s life will be held at 12 p.m. Saturday, April 14, 2012 at Hamilton’s Southtown Funeral Home, 5400 SW 9th.  

A visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, April 13, 2012 at the funeral home.

Richard was born February 7, 1947 in Carrol, IA to Frank and Loretta Broich.  

He was a retired Des Moines police officer of 20 years and was a proud veteran of the Air Force.  

Richard is survived by his daughters, Jennifer Broich, Polly Mason; grandson, Jacob; five sisters; and one brother.  He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family.

Online condolences may be sent to www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com