John Richard Habeck, 10, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2007, in Waxahachie. He was born in Aberdeen, S.D., May 3, 1997, to Daniel Scott Habeck and Elizabeth Ann Russell.

He was a fourth grade student in the Maypearl ISD. John enjoyed playing his Game Boy and Play Station and loved to sing and dance. He was especially proud of his four-wheeler.

His survivors include his parents, Daniel and Peggy Habeck and Elizabeth and Todd Fischer; siblings, half sisters and half brother, Danielle Dobdian, Ashley Ackerman-Russell, Kyle Olson-Russell; stepbrothers and stepsister, Stacey Goos, Allan Olson, Cassandra Olson; paternal grandparents, Georgene and Jim Davidson, Roger and Brenda Habeck; maternal grandparents, Virginia and Richard Russell; paternal great-grandmother, Muriel Anderson; maternal great-grandmother, Ann Russell; many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

A memorial service was held at 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 18, at the Wayne Boze Funeral Home, Waxahachie, with Pastors Bennie Leonard and Bill Wissore officiating.

Arrangements are being made in South Dakota for a later service with Pastor Keith officiating.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Wayne Boze Funeral Home.