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Richard Markham Jr.

October 7, 1940 ~ May 6, 2022 (age 81)

Obituary

Richard Markham Jr passed away surrounded by love on May 6, 2022. 

Richard Markham was born to Richard and Eleanor Markham on October 7, 1940, in Detroit. Richard served in the United States Army for three years. He married the love of his life, Donna, on November 9, 1974. Together they raised two beautiful daughters. Richard enjoyed sports, but his favorite was golfing and bowling. He played soccer in Europe for many years, and enjoyed playing racketball. Richard enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him. 

Loved husband of Donna; proud father to Erin (Steven) Kendel and the late Chelsey; cherished brother to JoAnn (Jon) Midbo; beloved grandfather to Lillian, Tecumseh, Seth, and Hannah; devoted uncle to Jon Jr. (Jamie) (Heather) and Jeffrey (Meggie) Midbo.

Predeceased by his loving parents Richard and Eleanor, and his cherished daughter Chelsey.

 

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the American Kidney Fund or the American Diabetes Association. 

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
May 14, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Lee-Ellena Funeral Home
46530 Romeo Plank Rd
Macomb, MI 48044

Military Honors
Saturday
May 14, 2022

1:00 PM
Lee-Ellena Funeral Home
46530 Romeo Plank Rd
Macomb, MI 48044

Funeral Service
Saturday
May 14, 2022

1:00 PM
Lee-Ellena Funeral Home
46530 Romeo Plank Rd
Macomb, MI 48044

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