2018-04-19 / Obituaries

Richard G. Hollingshead

GERMFASK – Richard G. Hollingshead, 77, of Germfask, Mich., died Sunday, April 15, 2018, at Barker’s Country Living Home in Germfask.

He was born Dec. 24, 1940, in Manistique, Mich., the son of William and Cecil (Emerson) Hollingshead, Sr. and has lived mainly in the Seney and Germfask areas.

Richard worked as a dishwasher at a restaurant in Seney and later helped out at the Hiawatha Behavioral Health Center in Manistique.

He was a Detroit sports fan and enjoyed watching and keeping track of the Tigers, Lions, and Red Wings.

A favorite past-time was to take notes and stats of the games. He also enjoyed the outdoors, going for a walk, and watching for animals.

Richard is survived by his brother, Cecil (Roberta) Hollingshead of Gulliver; Mich., along with many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Gerald, Mervin, and William Hollingshead; and his sisters, Almina Summers, Ada Hyvonen, and Marcella Hyvonen.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 29, 2018, at the Christ Fellowship Ministry Church in Germfask with Pastor Diane Bowler officiating.

A luncheon will follow.

Messier-Broullire Funeral Home of Manistique is assisting the family.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.mbfuneral.com.

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