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Richard  "Dick"  Remmelts

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“Marge and Girls, so sorry to hear of your husband/dad's passing. He is resting with the angels now. Thoughts and prayers are with all of you. ...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Renee Flemings - Grand Rapids, MI

“Dear Marge,We want to express our sympathy to you, We read of Dick's death in the Sunday Press. His suffering is over and we trust you will find...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: marilyn devree - Hudsonville, MI

“Dear Marjorie, I'm so sorry to read of your husband's passing and send my condolences to you and your family. I remember coming to your beautiful...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Evelyn Searl - Grand Rapids

“Dear Marge, When I saw the announcement about Dick in the paper, I remembered how my Mom and all of us enjoyed having Dick deliver milk to our...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Marjorie Maas - Holland, MI

“So sorry to hear about your loss, my family's thoughts and prayers are with you all. ”
5 of 9 | Posted by: Micheal Maloney - Kent City, MI

“Marge and Family - Sorry to read about Dick in the paper today - we know that you all will miss him very much. You people were great...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Dave & Sally Baker

“Sorry to hear of Dick's passing. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Larry & Sandy Demmink - Marne, MI

“I'm so sorry for the loss of your husband/father. Even though you know they are no longer suffering and in a better place it is still hard to deal...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Sandi Pike - Rockford, MI

“I know that Dick was a wonderful man to his wife Marge and daughters Jayne and Jill and granddaughter Julie. So many fond memories of being in the...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Dorothy Garrett - Headland, AL

Richard "Dick" J. Remmelts, age 79 of Rockford passed away, Friday, May 31, 2013. Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 56 years, Marjorie; their two daughters, Jill Fitzhugh and Jayne Remmelts and one granddaughter, Julie Fitzhugh. Also surviving are his brother, Dale (Sherri) Remmelts; sister in law, Barbara Remmelts; and brother in law, Thomas Stuit and many nieces and nephews. Dick was preceded by his parents; his brother, Jaymes; his sister, Joan Stuit. Dick retired from Country Fresh and was the owner/operator of Van's Dairy.

Honoring his wishes cremation has taken place. Private family services will be held at Blythefield Memory Gardens. Memorial contributions in Dick's name may be made to Bishop Hills Elder Care, 4951 11 Mile Rd. NE, Rockford, MI 49341.

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