Richard "Dick" Sexton, Sr., age 73, of Kalamazoo, MI passed away on Monday, February 6, 2017 in Lawton, MI. He was born on September 9, 1943 in Kalamazoo, MI a son of the late Kenneth and Katherine (DeFouw) Sexton. On June 26, 1964 Dick married the former Karen Monroe, who survives. Also surviving are four children, Rebecca (Scott) Layman, Kim Cook, Richard (Michelle) Sexton, Jr. all of Mattawan and Michelle Sexton of Kalamazoo; six grandchildren, Ashley, Nicholas, Zack, Lindsey, Taylor and Alex; five great-grandchildren, Ariana, Adalyn, Zakaydrianna, Nazier and Avery; a sister, Beverly Rowlson; a brother, Bruce (Colleen) Sexton; and several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held from 2-4PM and 6-8PM on Thursday, February 9th at Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Westside Chapel, 3926 South 9th Street, where services will be held at 11AM on Friday, February 10th. Interment will follow in Mount Ever-Rest Memorial Park, South. Memorials may be directed to Grace Hospice.