Richard P. Feldmiller “Papa” was called to be with his Heavenly Father on Father’s Day, June 15, 2014. He is survived by his beloved wife, Pat Feldmiller; daughters Karen Lee and Melinda Madden; sons-in-law Paul Lee and Jim Madden; son Rick Feldmiller, daughter-in-law Susan Feldmiller; and grandchildren Daniel, Anthony, Kate, Trent, Jenelle, Jessica, Tyler, Christine, Matthew, Michelle, and great-granddaughter Avery.
He was born in Woodland, Calif. to Leigh and Jenelle
Feldmiller. He joined the United States Air Force during the Korean War and later obtained his bachelor’s degree at the University of California, Davis. He married his wife Pat at the Little Chapel of the West. Together they raised three children and God blessed them with 44 years of marriage.
A devoted husband, father and grandfather, Dick mirrored the love and grace given to him by the Lord. He enjoyed studying the Bible and was a disciple of Jesus Christ. He was a mentor to many, respected banker, and trusted friend. Dick had a wonderful way of encouraging everyone he met and leading them to God’s warm embrace.
“I am not ashamed of the Gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes …” Romans 1:16
Dick served the Lord by embracing an intergenerational, missional life. The family encourages donations be made to Fallbrook Coffee Co. to encourage others to do the same. Fallbrook Coffee Company donates net proceeds back to the community of Fallbrook. They are dedicated to affecting positive social change and to being a light in our community.