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“Ginger and family, I was shocked to hear of Rick's death. I am so very sorry for your loss. I always enjoyed chatting with Rick, as my husband, Ken...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Devonna Stothers - Brights Grove, ON

“Sue, So sorry for the loss of your brother. My deepest sympathy to you and your family.Warm regards,Andy (Simpson) Barss ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Andrea Barss - Bend, OR

“Brendan & family so sorry for your loss. Prayers are being sent your way.As you mourn the loss of your loved one. May you find peace and strenghth.In...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Calvin & Regina Mericle - MI

“So sorry for your loss Ginger , Kevin, and Brendon. It has been a while since we have seen you but Rick was a wonderful man. He will be missed ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Don and Mary Herber - Port Huron

“Sue, so sorry to hear about the passing of your brother. We had the same class at St. Clair County Community College years ago but I've always...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Carol Bellow - Marysville, MI

“Hello Kevin and Brendan,I was sorry to read of your Dad's passing.Peace and comfort to you both and your family.Les Smith ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“55-57 years ago, my Dad (E. Schlinkert) was very late returning from a BSA activity at Silver Trails Scout Ranch in Jeddo. Finally Dad called, and...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“To the McLellan family, so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers to you and may fond memories bring you comfort, God Bless ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Seva Irvine - Port Huron, MI

Richard Gilbert McLellan III, 73, of Fort Gratiot Township, died Saturday, December 23, 2017.

He was born October 7, 1944 in Port Huron to the late Richard G. Jr. and Doris McLellan. He married Virginia Wishard on January 28, 1967 in Mt. Clemens.

Richard spent his childhood in Marysville, graduating from Marysville High School in 1963. He also graduated from the University of Michigan. Richard enjoyed spending time outdoors, in the woods and on the water. He was an avid hunter, loved boating and was a member of the Power Squadron.

He is survived by his wife, Virginia "Ginger"; sons, Kevin (Marnie) McLellan and Brendon McLellan; grandchildren, Kylie and Jayden McLellan; siblings, Sue Kelley and Brian McLellan; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his brother, Mike McLellan.

Funeral services will be held 4:00 pm Thursday, December 28, 2017 in Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home with visitation beginning at 1:00 pm. The Reverend Max Amstutz will officiate.

Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association.

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For complete information visit Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home.