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Obituary for Richard Patrick Chetwood

Richard Patrick Chetwood born February 17th, 1950 passed away
on September 2, 2022. Richard leaves behind his wonderful wife of 54
years Barbara Lea Chetwood. Richard and Barbara met at McCollum
High School and both new they were soul mates. Richard and Barbara
had 3 Children: Kelly, April and Richard Jr. They spent more than 12
years traveling while Richard served in the Army as Specialist 5 Dental
Hygienist. Richard also loved music and spent all his life playing his
guitar and bass in several traveling bands across the country and in
Germany. He spent the last years of his career in the health care
industry and cared for many people in his career.
Richard was a wonderful father, grandfather and Great grandfather.
Loved music and his family, His favorite singing partner was his
Granddaughter Alyssa since she was 2 years old. He loved to fish, cook,
make jewelry and spend time helping people. He loved his brothers and
sisters. He wasn't perfect but he loved and cared for everyone who
came into his life.
Richard is survived by his wife Barbara Lea Chetwood, daughter Kelly
Hernandez(Angel) of Austin Tx. Daughter April Rabideau (Kevin)of Houston Tx
Richard Chetwood jr. (Deborah) of Austin Tx
Grand Children Alyssa and Jonathan McWhorter of Pascagoula Ms
Sara Ann Graham of Houston Tx
Samuel Justin Graham of Los Angeles Ca
Christina Hernandez of Austin Tx
Christopher Hernandez of Austin Tx
Katelyn Chetwood of Austin Tx
Great Granddaughters LilyAnn McWhorter,
Lennon McWhorter and 5 other great grandchildren, brothers Robert,
Michael, Charles, Paul, William and Timothy Chetwood. Sisters Victoria
and Mary.
Preceded in death by his Mother and Father William and Victoria
Mother and Father in laws August and Helen Pruski, Half siblings
Tommy,Billy Don, Beverly and Joe and Granddaughter Cassandra
Services are pending at Fort Sam Houston.