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Richard Joseph Zechman

June 18, 1940 September 26, 2018
Richard Joseph Zechman
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Obituary for Richard Joseph Zechman

Richard Joseph Zechman age 78 of Sturgis, Michigan passed away early Wednesday morning, September 26, 2018 at the University Hospital in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
He was born June 18, 1940 in Findley, Ohio son of the late Estel and Dorothy (Ball) Zechman
Richard resided in Sturgis since 1990 coming from Ohio. On September 15, 1970 he married Neola Greer in Clintwood, Virginia.
He was a member of the Sturgis Foursquare His House Church in Sturgis and loved reading his Bible and time spent with his family, especially his grandchildren.
Richard was proud to have served his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War earning the rank of Sergeant.
Richard is survived by his wife of 48 years: Neola; two daughters: Linda (John) Dominguez of Canon City, Colorado and Lisa Zechman of Buchanan; one son: Richard (Tracy) Zechman of Burr Oak; 14 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren and expecting two more; one brother: David (Judy) Zechman of Findley, Ohio and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter: Lora Zechman; one sister: Marcella Riffle and four brothers: Glenn, James, Francis and Harry Zechman.
A memorial services celebrating the life of Richard Joseph Zechman will be held at 1:00 P.M. Saturday at the Sturgis Foursquare His House Church, 410 S. Clay St. in Sturgis. The Rev. Doug Carr will officiate. Full Military Honors will be conferred by Captain John J. Kelley Post #1355 VFW and the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard. Private burial will take place at the Burr Oak Cemetery in Burr Oak.
The Hackman Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes, 114 S. Nottawa St., Sturgis, MI 49091, 269-651-2331 is entrusted with the arrangements.
Memorial donations would be appreciated to the family to help with expenses.
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1:00 PM 9/29/2018 1:00:00 PM
Sturgis Foresquare His House Church

410 S. Clay St.
Sturgis, Michigan 49091

Sturgis Foresquare His House Church
410 S. Clay St. Sturgis 49091 Michigan
United States

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Burr Oak Cemetery Final Resting Place

6550 Middle Colon Road
Burr Oak, MI 49030

6550 Middle Colon Road Burr Oak 49030 MI
United States

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