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Richard E. Light

October 28, 1961 ~ December 28, 2019 (age 58)

Obituary

Richard E. Light died Saturday, December 28, 2019 at the age of 58. He was born October 28, 1961 in St. Johns the son of Earl and Dorothy (Miller) Light. Richard graduated from St. Johns High School, Class of 1980. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in St. Johns and retired from Sparrow Clinton Hospital, Environmental Services with 33 years of service. On November 8, 1997 he married Debra Paksi and she survives him. Also surviving is a sister, Ruth (Gary) Zell; nieces and nephews, Bruce (Angie) Zell, Terri (Gary) Chant, John Zell; many great nieces and nephews and parents-in-law, Dave and Sue Paksi. He was preceded in death by his parents. A memorial mass will be celebrated 11:00 AM Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at St. Joseph Catholic Church 109 Linden, St. Johns with Rev. Fr. Michael Williams as Celebrant. The family will receive relatives and friends 2-4 and 6-8 PM on Monday December 30, 2019 with a vigil service at 7:00 PM at Keck-Coleman Funeral Home, St. Johns. Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church or Hazel I. Findlay Country Manor.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
December 30, 2019

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Keck-Coleman Funeral Home
1500 Waterford Pkwy
St. Johns, Michigan 48879

Visitation
Monday
December 30, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Keck-Coleman Funeral Home
1500 Waterford Pkwy
St. Johns, Michigan 48879

Vigil Service
Monday
December 30, 2019

7:00 PM
Keck-Coleman Funeral Home
1500 Waterford Pkwy
St. Johns, Michigan 48879

Memorial Mass
Tuesday
December 31, 2019

11:00 AM
St. Joseph Catholic Church
109 Linden St.
St. Johns, MI 48879

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