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“Sorry to hear about "uncle" Dick. I always remember how friendly and caring he was. He was a great man and will be missed. ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Kim Wroblewski - Boyne City, MI

“Regina and family. I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your father. Our prayers are with you. ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: Jackie Brasch Houk - Roseville, MI

“To the best friend I ever had. From your lifelong friend, Phil Abela ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: Phil Abela - Harrison township, MI

“Uncle Dick: I will always remember you as the best man ever....wonderful husband, wonderful father and the best Uncle ever. I remember going with...Read More ยป
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PAUWELS, RICHARD April 3, 2017. Age 87. Beloved husband of the late Florette. Loving father of Alexander (Carol), Michael (Patricia Kincaid), Robin (Marty) Clason, David (Jan), Rene (Gary) Pike, Regina (Kurt) Friedrick, Jeanette (John) Ward, and Kim (Dean) Erickson. Proud grandfather of 20 and great-grandfather of 28. Relationships were very important to Richard, especially the relationship he had with his beloved Florette. The two provided a balanced look for their children of what faithfulness and commitment were all about. Richard enjoyed laughing and singing very made him feel alive. He made it a point to smile at everyone he saw. Visitation Friday 6-9pm. Funeral Saturday 10:00am at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile Rd). Interment Resurrection Cemetery. Share memories with the family at their "On-Line Guest Book" @