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Richard Lee "Dick" Briggs

June 27, 1945 - September 30, 2016
Muskegon, MI

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Visitations


Friday, October 7, 2016
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Clock Life Story Funeral Homes
Fruitport Location
3593 E. Pontaluna Rd.
Fruitport, MI 49415
(231) 865-6151

Clock's Sunset Celebrations

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Saturday, October 8, 2016
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM EDT
Clock Life Story Funeral Homes
Fruitport Location
3593 E. Pontaluna Rd.
Fruitport, MI 49415
(231) 865-6151

Clock's Sunset Celebrations

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Services


Saturday, October 8, 2016
12:00 PM EDT
Clock Life Story Funeral Homes
Fruitport Location
3593 E. Pontaluna Rd.
Fruitport, MI 49415
(231) 865-6151

Clock's Sunset Celebrations

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Contributions


At the family's request memorial contributions are to be made to those listed below. Please forward payment directly to the memorial of your choice.

Fruitport Education Foundation-Briggs Scholarship Fund
PO Box 264
Fruitport, MI 49415

Flowers


Below is the contact information for a florist recommended by the funeral home.

Chalet Floral
700 W. Hackley Ave.
Muskegon, MI 49441
(231) 755-1805
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Life Story / Obituary


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Mr. Richard Lee "Dick" Briggs, age 71, passed away Friday, September 30, 2016. He was born in Wyoming, Michigan on June 27, 1945 to Charles & Norma Briggs and married the former Rebekah Hulings on May 8, 1982. He was a Boy Scout and Cub Scout Master. Richard loved children and animals and enjoyed being a crossing guard for Beach School for 18 years.

SURVIVORS

Wife of 34 years, Rebekah; children, Cheryl (Jessee) Briggs-Symko, Richard Briggs Jr., Michael Briggs; Renee (Adam) Botbyl; grandchildren; James Briggs, Alisha Briggs, Richard T. Briggs, Sierra Symko, Jordyn Briggs, Gavin Briggs, Tyler Briggs; great grandchild, Scarlett Mae Briggs; brother, Charles (Joan) Briggs; sister, Carol Briggs; brother-in-law, Roger Raymor; countless nieces, nephews and his wife's family who were close to his heart; his beloved dog Rocky; foster sister, Ruth VanderBosch. He was preceded in death by his parents, foster parents, Dick & Eva Dubois; sisters, Pat Daggett, Norma Raymor; brother, Howard (Dorothy) Jebb; foster sister, Shirley Lucas.

SERVICE

Saturday, October 8, 2016, Noon at Clock's Sunset Celebrations with Rev. Carlos Ramos officiating.

VISITATION

Friday, 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Saturday one hour prior to the service at Clock's Sunset Celebrations. MEMORIAL: In lieu of flowers please consider giving to the Fruitport Education Foundation-Briggs Scholarship Fund.