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Richard R. Diemond

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Richard R. Diemond

Richard R. Diemond, 79 of 168 N. Brooke St., Alpena, passed away at home April 27, 2010.
 
Richard was born in Wilson Twp. on January 31, 1931 to the late Robert F. and Florence (Kindt) Diemond and married Fannie Hanna on December 12, 1953. He served in the U.S. Air Force and later was employed as an electrical engineer at Besser Company for 40 years.
 
Mr. Diemond was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, V.F.W. Post 2496, Elks 505, Masons, and Moose Lodge.
 
Surviving are his wife, Fannie; 4 children, Robert and Debra of Alpena, William and Sandra of Alpena, Judy and Scott Black of Lachine, Cindy and Michael Szydlowski of Alpena; 9 grandchildren, Michael Schiller, Matthew Diemond, Brian Schiller, Alecia Diemond, Christopher Diemond, Jeremy Szydlowski, Greg Diemond, Kevin Diemond, Jennifer (Brett) Werda; and 2 sisters, Rosalie Turske and Theresa Stoppa.
 
He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Kristyn, and brother, Joseph Diemond.
 
Visitation for family and friends will be held at the Bannan Funeral Home on Thursday from 2-8 p.m. with a V.F.W. Post 2496 military service at 6:00 p.m. Visitation will continue Friday at St. Paul Lutheran Church from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Rodney Haselhuhn officiating.
 
Interment: Evergreen Cemetery
Memorials: St Paul Lutheran Church or Hospice of Michigan