passed away on Saturday, February 27, 2021, at home with family at his bedside. He was born on September 5, 1934, in Kalamazoo, MI. He was preceded in passing by his wife, Donna J. Grogg on August 4, 2006. He is survived by three children, Mike (Linda) Grogg, Debra Gard-Leonard and Rick Grogg; eight grandchildren; twenty-three great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends. A graveside service to honor Richard's life will be held at Riverside Cemetery. A full obituary with service date and time will appear online at www.joldersma-klein.com.