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Richard “Duke” Whisenant
1938 - 2021
Duke Whisenant

Richard “Duke” Whisenant, 82, of Platteville, died on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at Southwest Health Center, Platteville.

Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 1 at St. Rose Catholic Church, Cuba City. Fr. Dave Flanagan will officiate. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery, Platteville. The Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, is serving the family. Memorials may be made to the Duke Whisenant Memorial Fund. Online condolences may be made at

A complete obituary is in the June 30, 2021 issue of The Platteville Journal.