Richard Piper

Piper, Richard, age 91, of Shelby Township, Michigan passed away peacefully at his home on June 8, 2014. Richard was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII. He is survived by his children, Janet, Marilyn, Ron, Gary, Pattie (Peter) vanOyen and James (Nancy); eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Also his sister, Rose Marie Holzhauer. Preceded in death on July 26, 2002 by his wife, Dolores Piper (Smith); whom he married September 23, 1944. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Share online condolences at
Published in The Macomb Daily on June 12, 2014