MICKELSON, RICHARD D. (MICK) Col. USMC, Ret. Passed away November 6, 2012. Preceded in death by his wife Carlan; survived by his wife Kit Briggs Mickelson, daughters Lane Berst of Lincoln, NE and Lisa Lopez of San Antonio, TX; Ben Briggs and Ellen Briggs Hall of San Diego, 10 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Military services at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, November 29th, 1:30 p.m.; and December 1st, 11:00 a.m. at Ascension Lutheran Church, 5106 Zion Ave., San Diego. Memorials to Ascension Lutheran Church or Marine Corps Historical Society, MCRD, San Diego.