Richard M. Darm

  • Born: May 19, 1934
  • Died: August 2, 2016
  • Location: Adrian, Michigan

Anderson Funeral Home

3050 W Beecher Rd
Adrian, MI 49221
Tel. (517) 265-3312

Tribute & Message From The Family

Richard M. Darm, age 82, of Adrian, died Tuesday, August 02, 2016, at Cambrian Memory Care of Tecumseh.
He was born May 19, 1934, in Ann Arbor to Howard A. and Catherine (Jordan) Darm. He graduated from Jackson Community College. On July 31, 1951, he married Mildred "Toots" Ruff in Florence, AL. She preceded him in death on March 1, 2002. Richard had been employed by GM Inland Interior Group for 19 years, retiring on October 1, 1995. He was a member of Christ Episcopal Church, the Moose #1034 and the Eagles Aries #2371.
Richard is survived by two sons, Harry "Butch" Darm of Adrian and Richard (Bettsy) Darm of Tecumseh; a daughter, Ricki (Roger) Dietrich of Brooklyn; two sisters, Carol J. Francis of Bryan, OH and Kathy J. McCann of Auburn Hills, MI; four grandchildren, Cheryl (Michael) Kormos, Kristi (Kirk) Hoffmeister, Jason (Amy) Darm, Amy Jo (Hal) Broderick; seven great-grandchildren, Skylar and Logan Hoffmeister, Nathaniel Darm, Noah and Sam Kormos, Alexis and Braden Broderick; two step-great granddaughters, Grace and Sophie Roberts. In addition to his wife, Toots, he was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, Alice Funk, Mayrl Monroe and Pamela Mason and a special friend, Hazel Cupp of many years.
At Richard's request, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 6, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian with Reverend Sandy Benes officiating. Burial of cremains will be at Brookside Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.
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Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee. Envelopes are available at the Anderson Funeral Home, Adrian.