Richard J. “Dick” Izard, 86, of Mount Vernon, passed away at 10:15 A.M., Saturday, February 27, at SSM Heath Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon. Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, March 2, at Saint Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Mount Vernon, with The Very Reverend Father John Iffert officiating. Burial will follow at St. Mary Cemetery in Mount Vernon. Friends of the Richard J. “Dick” Izard Family may call from 9:00 A.M. until Service Time 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, March 2, at Saint Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Mount Vernon. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call (618) 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information or to send online condolences.