Edward C. Hirchert, 93, of Platteville died on Monday, January 14, 2013 at his home. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday, January 21, 2013 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Platteville. Rev. Faustino Ruiz will officiate. Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery, Platteville. Chapel Military Rites will be accorded by American Legion Post #42 and VFW Post #5274. Friends may call from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. Sunday at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, where there will be a scripture service at 3:45 p.m. Friends may also call from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday at the church. Online condolences can be made at www.melbyfh.com.
Complete obituary is in the January 23, 2013 issue of The Platteville Journal.