Stark, Richard G., Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away at Edgewood Assisted Living Center Sunday February 14, 2010. Age 77 years. Richard Granger Stark was born October 24, 1932 in Bay City, Michigan the son of the late Edwin and Leona (Goss). Richard married Elizabeth Kennedy December 31, 1955 she predeceased him April 9, 1997. Richard retired from the U.S. Navy. He was a member of Michigan Ave Baptist Church, American Legion Post #22 and VFW post 1566. Surviving are his children Richard (Pamela) Stark Jr., Bart (Aimee) Stark, Jeanine (David) Milne, all of Saginaw ; four grandchildren Mary, Molly, Patty Stark and Gabe Soukup, two sisters and a brother Margaret (Lawrence) Hammond, Timothy (Mary) Stark; Susannah (Thomas) Kennedy., Richard was predeceased by two brothers Edwin Stark Jr., and Robert Stark, and two sisters-in-law  Barbara Stark and Delores Stark.  Memorial Service will take place at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday February 17, 2010 at the W.L. Case and Company Funeral Chapel 4480 Mackinaw Road. Rev. David VanBrakle will officiate. Military honors will be conducted by VFW Post 1566 following the memorial service. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. and on Wednesday from 12:00 noon until the time of the service.  Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider memorial to the American Cancer Society.