Richard Lee Wierckz

August 25, 1937 ~ May 2, 2023

Richard Lee Wierckz, age 85, of Lowell, passed away peacefully at home overlooking his beloved Murray Lake on Tuesday, May 2, 2023. Dick’s life’s work was as a train conductor for the railroad. He was a hard worker who loved his work, but his greatest love was his family. He enjoyed spending time in Florida with his wife and loved to golf there with his friends. He was preceded in death by his brother, Ben. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 66 years, Sharon; children, Pam (Tim) VanDusen, Sue (Kevin) Wagner, Rick Wierckz, Laura (Deric) Lembree; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; brother, Claude (Cathie) Wierckz; sister, Valerie (Chuck) Briggs; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2023 at 3 pm at MKD Stegenga Funeral Chapel, 1601 Post Drive NE, Belmont, MI, with Pastor Mike Haetner officiating. A luncheon will be held following the service. Relatives and friends may meet the family one hour prior to service, from 2-3 pm at MKD Stegenga Funeral Chapel. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Faith Hospice.

Saturday, May 6
2:00pm - 3:00pm

MKD - Belmont
1601 Post Dr. NE
Belmont, MI 49306

Phone: (616) 866-7200

Memorial Service
Saturday, May 6

MKD - Belmont
1601 Post Dr. NE
Belmont, MI 49306

Phone: (616) 866-7200

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May 05, 2023 7:05am
Sorry to hear about Dicks passing. I worked with him in summers at Amway. He was a hard worker and very personable, very nice to talk to. My thoughts and prayers are with his family.

- Becky Trierweiler

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