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Dr. Richard L. “Dick” McWilliams
1937 - 2019
Richard McWilliams

Dr. Richard L. “Dick” McWilliams, 82, of Platteville, died unexpectedly of a heart attack, on Friday, July 19, 2019 at UW–Hospital, Madison.

Per Dr. McWilliams’ wishes, there will be no formal services. Private family burial will be at Whig Cemetery. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, is serving the family. In his memory, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association ( Online condolences, thoughts and memories may be made at

A complete obituary is in the July 24, 2019 issue of The Platteville Journal.