Richard Pedersoli, 54, of Oak Lawn, passed from this life Monday, January 13, 2020. Richard is the beloved son of Karen nee Allison and Bernard Truschka. He is the loving brother of Jennifer Truschka and Matthew Truschka. Richard leaves many other family members and numerous dear friends to cherish his memory. Richard was born October 6, 1965 in Evergreen Park. He was employed for twenty-two years as a Patient Care Technician at Loyola Hospital Emergency Room. Richard was an avid cyclist and Blackhawks fan. He was a gifted guitarist and enjoyed all genres of music. Richard was a gourmet cook who also enjoyed eating. He was a natural "foodie", never afraid to taste anything! Visitation for Richard will be held Saturday, January 18, 2020 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Krueger Funeral Home, 13050 S. Greenwood Ave., Blue Island. A prayer service will be conducted Saturday at 7:00 pm. Cremation will be private. In lieu of flowers, if you would like to contribute in Richard's memory, please direct memorial donations to https://www.loyolamedicine.org/giving-loyola OR the charity of your choice. Thank you.