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Obituary for Richard A. Statz

Born: August 17th, 1929
Passed Away: September 17th, 2016

Visitation

Friday September 23rd, 2016
10:00am to 11:00am at St. Mary of the Woods
Directions to St. Mary of the Woods

Funeral

Friday September 23rd, 2016
11:00am at St. Mary of the Woods
Directions to St. Mary of the Woods

Obituary

Richard A. “Dick” Statz age 87 was born on August 17, 1929 in Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin to the late Anthony and Erna (Boltz) Statz and passed away on September 17, 2016. Dick is survived by his wife of almost 64 years, Beverly (Bruhn) Statz; his daughter, Deb (Charlie Peabody) Statz; several nieces and nephews, Sue Statz Burrow, David (Sandy) Statz Jr., Judy Statz, Peter Statz, Chris (Scott) Samuel, Diane (Randy) Wendt, David Bruhn, Linda (Richard) Kulow, Sandra Bruhn. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, David Statz. Dick was a veteran of the United States Army serving during the Korean War and was a member of the American Legion Post #69 in Whitehall. He was a teacher in the Muskegon Public School District for almost 30 years. Dick was a member of St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church, located at 150 Church Street in Twin Lake where a Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, September 23, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at 11:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be directed to the Harbor Hospice Poppen Residence.